What does Winn mean?
Winn [winn] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and Winn means "joyful stone; friend". Winn is an alternate form of Winston (Old English): from Wynnstan. Winn is also a variation of Wynn (Old English): also possibly (Welsh) "fair, white".
(male) Wann, Waunn, ..
(female) Wile, Winey, .. Middle name pairings:
Winn Rigoberto (W.R.), ..
How popular is Winn?
Winn is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#1532 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Winston (#524 last year) and Wynn are the popular related forms of Winn (unlisted) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Winn is widespread among parents presently (average #1262). Winston is the most fashionable birth name here. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Winn is alike in pronunciation to Ean▲, Eann, Eian, Eion, Enne, Eoin, Eon, Euan, Euen, Ewan, Ewen, Ewin, Ewynn, Iain, Ian▲, Ion, Iwan, Juan, Owen▲, Owin, Owynn, Wayn, Wayne▼, Wyn and Yann. Other suggested similar names are Benn, Conn, Dann, Donn, Dunn, Fenn, Finn▲, Fionn, Flinn, Fynn, Glinn, Guinn, Gunn, Gwinn, Jonn, Kenn, Lenn, Linn, Lonn, Lunn, Lynn▼, Mann, Penn, Quinn▲, Ronn, Vann, Vonn, Wick, Wil, Wild, Will▼, Wim, Winton, Witt and Zann. These names tend to be more commonly used than Winn.See names in meaning and etymology.