Given Name ÆÐELWINE

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Derived from the Old English elements æðel "noble" and wine "friend". This name became rare after the Norman conquest. Saint Æðelwine was a 7th-century bishop of Lindsey, England.
VARIANT: Æthelwine
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Adalwin, Alwin (Ancient Germanic), Alwin (Dutch), Alvin, Elvin (English), Alwin (German)
SAME SPELLING: Æthelwine

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