What does Oswin mean?
Oswin [os-win] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Oswin is "God's friend".
Related boy name: Oswald.Creative forms:
(male) Oswinor, Oswinto, ..
(female) Oswini, Oswinna, .. Middle name pairings:
Oswin Theron (O.T.), ..
How popular is Oswin?
Oswin is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Oswin is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Oswald is the only prominent varying form of Oswin (not ranked). This form of Oswin was at the height of its popularity a century ago, but now, Oswald has gone out of style. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Oswin and associated names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Oswin is alike in pronunciation to Asen, Aswin, Aswinn, Aswyn, Aswynn, Oisin, Ossian and Ossin. Other suggested similar names are Alwin, Arwin, Ashwin, Bowin, Edwin▼, Elwin▼, Erwin▼, Ewin, Gwin, Irwin▼, Odin▲, Olin▼, Orin, Orlin, Orrin, Orsin, Orvin, Orwin, Osei, Osip, Osman, Osmin, Osric, Ossie, Osten, Ostin, Ostyn, Owain, Owen▲, Owin and Unwin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Oswin.See names in meaning and etymology.