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Girl Names Starting with Wy-

Wy- baby names and what they mean, with 17 results. Wy- names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these girl names was at its highest in 2018 (ADOPTION OF 0.04%). Wynter (#526) is the most fashionable birth name in this list, while Wyatte (TOP 71%) and Wynant (70%) are familiar Wy- last names.

Wy- names

Wyanet - Wysandria

Wyanet, var. Wyonetta, Wyonet, Wyanetta
Based on Native American Indian language. "Beautiful." Unconventional. Compare Wyanet, Wyonet and popular last names Wallet (UPPER 51%), Wiget (45%), with the -et suffix.

Wyetta, var. Wyette
Feminine of Wyatt (Old English) war .. Whitta and Wyetna are creative variations.

Var. of Wilda. Source fr. Old English, Old German. "Untamed; willow tree." Scarcely used as a baby name. See also Welda.


Var. of Wilhelmina. Root fr. Old German element. "Determined protector." Slightly unusual as a girls' name. See also Wylda.

Form of Wilma. Based on Old German element. "Determined protector." Adoption of Wylma was well-received a century ago. See also Wylda.

Wynnifred, Wynne1, Wynn1, Wynifred, Wynafred
Forms of Winifred. Derivative of Welsh, Old English words. "Holy, blessed reconciliation; joy and peace." Wynn and variants are seldom adopted as baby names.


Combination of Winifred and Nell. Less used today. Wynell was last listed in 1930-1939 in the Top 2000. See also Lynell.

Var. of Gwendolen. Based on Welsh language. "Fair bow; blessed ring." Gender-neutral name. Wynne is a rarely used women's name, existing regularly (UPPER 2%) as a surname.

Wynne3, var. Wynn2, Wyn
Origin fr. Welsh element. "Fair, pure." Wynne, Wyn and Wynn are not Top 2000 names.

Wynnie, Wynne4
Var. of Gwyneth. Derivative of Welsh word. "White, fair." Unusual as girls' names, but Wynne and Wynnie are similar to the more conventional Lynne.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wy- names: Wylma, Wynell, Wynona, Wynter

Winona and variants

Wynonna, Wynona, Wynnona
Forms of Winona. From Native American Indian language. "First-born daughter." Less widespread today. Wynona was the version last found (1950-1959) in the Top 2000.

Form of Winsome. Origin fr. Old English word. "Agreeable." Not Top 2000 name.

Wynstelle, var. Wynstella
Blend of Wynne (Welsh) "fair, pure" .. Wynstelle and Wynstella were not Top birth names in 2018.


Var. of Winter. Root fr. Old English element. .. Spring, Summer, and Autumn are the .. Wynter is prevalent as a birth name compared to other variations.

Wyome, var. Wyomie, Wyomia
Root fr. Native American Indian. "Wide plain." Outside Top 2000.

Wysandra, var. Wysandria1
Blend of Wynne (Welsh) "fair, pure" .. Outside Top 2000.

Var. of Sandra. Based on English. Short form of Alexandra (Greek) man's .. Sparing use. Wysandria is not listed in the US Demographics.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Wy- names for girls.

1. Wyanet - Wysandria
Wyanet [Wyonet, Wyonetta, Wyanetta], Wyetta [Wyette], Wilda [Wylda], Wilhelmina [Wylma], Wilma [Wylma], Winifred [Wynn, Wynne, Wynifred, Wynafred, Wynnifred], Wynell, Gwendolen [Wynne], Wynne [Wyn, Wynn], Gwyneth [Wynne, Wynnie], Winona [Wynona, Wynonna, Wynnona], Winsome [Wynsome], Wynstelle [Wynstella], Winter [Wynter], Wyome [Wyomie, Wyomia], Wysandra [Wysandria], Sandra [Wysandria]

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