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What does Gawayne mean?

Gawayne Pronunciation of Gawayne as a name for boys is of Celtic origin, and the name Gawayne means "white hawk". Gawayne is an alternate form of Gavin (Celtic).


ASSOCIATED WITH white, hawk (eagle)


VARIANTS Gwayne, Gwayn, Gawayn, Gawan, Gawaine, Gawain

OTHER FORMS VIA GAVIN Gavan, Gavyn, Gavynn



Gawayne Silas (G.S.), ..

How popular is Gawayne?

Gawayne is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Gawayne is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Gawayne (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Gavin (#111 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Gavyn (#1697) and Gavan. These relations of Gawayne were favored as baby names a decade ago (MEDIAN #887) and are now much less common (#1269, 67%). (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gavan, Gavin, Gavyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gavin outside U.S.

Similar Names

Gawayne is pronounced similarly to Gahan, Gaine, Gayne, Gwyn and Gwynn. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Allayne, Bayne, Blayne, Cahane, Chayne, Crayne, Dawayne, Dayne, Dewayne, Duayne, Duwaine, Duwayne, Dwaine, Dwane, Dwayne, Frayne, Gaetane, Galan, Galway, Galyn, Garan, Garlyn, Garvyn, Garwyn, Garwynn (see Garvin), Gastone (see Gaston), Gayle, Gayner, Gaynes, Germayne (see Germain), Graye, Jamaine, Kahane, Kayne, Layne, Lewayne, Mayne, Payne, Rayne, Shayne, Swaine, Swayne, Thayne, Tramayne, Twaine, Wayne and Zayne. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gawayne.

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