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Girl Names of Welsh Origin

Welsh baby names and what they mean, for welsh, wales, with 111 results. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread 4 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 5%) and is now significantly diminished (ADOPTION 1.1%, DOWN 79%), with names like Jennifer becoming less fashionable. Ariana (#54), Cecilia (#179) and Reese (#177) are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this list Here is the list of Welsh names for boys.

Welsh names

Aeron - Cecilia | Cecily - Eiriol | Eirlys - Glaw | Glenda - Heulwen | Idelle - Reanna | Reese - Wynne

Aeron - Cecilia

Aeron
"Battle." Aero is a slightly prominent kid's name. The name of the ancient Celtic ..

Aeronwen
"Fair, blessed berries." Rare, but Aeronwen is comparable to popular -en surnames Arnzen (TOP 28%), Altonen (80%). Also possibly derives from the name ..

Aledwen
.. common in female names in Welsh .. Aledwen is unique as a girls' name.

Angharad
"Much loved." Uncommon. Angharad is not found in the US Census. .. was revived in Wales since the ..

Annwyl
"Loved one." Unusual. Annwyl, Annwyll and Anwylle are not found in the US Demographics.

Anwen
"Very fair." Rather uncommon as a baby name.

Aranrhod
"Huge or round wheel." Not Top 2000 names. Name of the mother of Dylan ..

Ariana

Ariana
"Silver." A highly conventional baby name (#54 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Ariana also exists regularly as a female first name. Also the simplified Italian variant of ..

Arianwen
"White, holy silver." Unique. Arianwen (cf. Anwen, Aeronwen) ends with -en. .. a semi legendary Welsh chieftain fifth ..

Arwen

Arwen
"Muse." Unconventional, with usage of 0.005% for Arwen and Arwyn as baby names in 2016, higher than 0.004% the year before. Variant of Arwyn ..

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Welsh names: Ariana, Arwen, Bronwyn, Bryn, Cambria

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Welsh names: Carys, Cecilia

Bethan
Pet form of Beth .. Bethay (UPPER 55%), Betham (57%) are popular surnames. See also Bethany.

Blodwedd
"Flower face." Blodwedd is rare as a baby name. Name of a character in the ..

Blodwen
"White flower." A novel children's name. Rather common in the Middle Ages ..

Branwen
Possibly "white, blessed raven" or a .. Briwen and Brynwen are creative variations. See also Bronwyn.

Bronwyn

Bronwyn
"Fair, blessed breast." Used somewhat widely as children's names, Bronny, Bronwyn, etc. are similar to the familiar Bonny.

Bryn

Bryn
"Hill." A conventional children's name (#1326 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Bryn is also used often as a last name. .. of Brynmor, a Welsh place name ..

Cambria

Cambria
"The people." Conventional, with usage of 0.015% for Cambria, Cambaria, etc. as children's names in 2016, though lower than 0.016% a year ago. .. of Cymru, the Welsh name for ..

Carwen
"Love, fair, blessed." Not in popularity charts. See also Coren. Carwyn is the male form.

Carys

Carys
"Love." Caris and variants are seldom found as first names, and Caris appears frequently (TOP 22%) as a last name. From "caru" ..

Cecilia

Cecilia
"Blind; sixth." Cecelia (TOP 10%), Cecila (57%), Cecilia (7%), Cecily (43%) and Cicely (66%) are prevalent as women's names. .. came from the Welsh name Seissylt ..