What does Swithin mean?
Swithin [swith-in] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Swithin is "quick, strong". Saint Swithin was a ninth-century bishop of winchester in England. It was said that whatever the weather was like on his feast day on July 15, it would remain the same for the next forty days.
Swithin has 2 variants: Swithinn and Swithun.Creative forms:
(male) Swithon, Swithton, ..
(female) Swithan, Swithne, .. Middle name pairings:
Swithin Demetri (S.D.), ..
How popular is Swithin?
Swithin is a rare given name for males. Swithin is an equivalently rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Swithin has not made it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Feichin, Gethin, Sinjin, Smith, Smithson, Stein, Swain and Swinton. Like Swithin, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.