What does Wynn mean?
Wynn [wynn] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Wynn) is pronounced win. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wynn is "friend". Also possibly (Welsh) "fair, white". Some of the variants listed are English surnames in rare use as given names.
Related boy name: Elwin.Creative forms:
(male) Wann, Wynnt, ..
(female) Wyna, Wyni, .. Middle name pairings:
Wynn Rivers (W.R.), ..
How popular is Wynn?
Wynn is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1142 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Wynn was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #1320 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other prominent variation form of Wynn listed in the Top 2000 is Elwin. Adoption of these forms of Wynn was at its apex 105 years ago (usage of 0.01%), but now, the form Elwin has gone out of style.
Wynn is alike in pronunciation to Ean▲, Eann, Eian, Eion, Enne, Eoin, Eon, Euan, Ewan, Ewen, Ewin, Ewynn, Iain, Ian▲, Ion, Iwan, Juan, Owen▲, Owin, Owynn, Wain, Wayn, Wayne▼, Wyn and Yann. Other recommended names are Benn, Conn, Dann, Donn, Dunn, Fenn, Finn▲, Flynn▲, Fynn, Glynn, Gunn, Gwynn, Jonn, Kenn, Lenn, Linn, Lonn, Lunn, Lynn▼, Mann, Penn, Ronn, Vann, Vonn, Wyck, Wye, Wylan, Wyman and Zann. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wynn.See names in meaning and etymology.