What does Martyn mean?
Associated with: dedicated (faithful).
(male) Mactyn, Mertyn, ..
(female) Marran, Marson, .. Middle name pairings:
Martyn Keanu (M.K.), ..
How popular is Martyn?
Martyn is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#16859 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Mart, Martel, Martell, Martin (#276 last year) and Marty are the popular related forms of Martyn (outside Top 2000). Usage of these relations of Martyn was well-received 135 years ago (median #1384) and has become significantly diminished since (#1655, down 79%), with versions like Marty becoming less in vogue. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Martyn is pronounced similarly to Merton▼, Morton▼ and Murton. Other suggested similar names are Aaryn, Barten, Bartin, Barton, Carwyn, Darryn, Darton, Darwyn, Daryn, Garlyn, Garton, Garvyn, Garwyn, Harlyn, Jaryn, Malvyn (see Malvin), Manten (see Manton), Manton, Marden, Mardon, Mardyn (see Marden), Marion▼, Marlan, Marlen, Marlin▼, Marlon, Marly, Marmyon (see Marmion), Marsten, Marston, Marven, Marvin▼, Marvyn, Marwin, Marwynn, Matty, Merlyn▼, Mervyn, Merwyn, Morfyn, Morty, Morvyn, Mostyn, Murvyn, Parton, Tarryn, Varten and Warton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Martyn.See names in meaning and etymology.