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No offense to those who bear this name, but it sounds like a richy person's name.
Tbird  8/4/2005
The German pronunciation: air-vin. [noted -ed]
Much different from the English pronunciation, which sounds just the way it's spelled.
aphroheidi  1/14/2006
Erwin (pronounced ERR-veen) can also be encountered in Poland. It is not considered particularly foreign-sounding there.
angolmois  9/12/2006
Listen to the German pronunciation of Erwin here:
http://www.nordicnames.de/Aussprache.html.
_satu_  10/24/2006
In Dutch it is pronounced EHR-win. [noted -ed]
― Anonymous User  5/2/2007
Erwin Rommel (1891-1944), the "Desert Fox", was a famous German Field Marshal during World War II.
goricar  11/16/2009
Latvian version of this name is Ervīns (pronounced /EHR-vins/with a drawn-out short "i"). [noted -ed]
khensonm  6/4/2010
Erwin/Ervin is an Indo-Eurpean male forename. Er means honor in old Persian. Win means friend in old Persian.
eyjarejooni  5/2/2016
The name Erwin was given to 47 boys born in the US in 2015.
HerculePoirot  6/21/2016
The spelling is weird. R then a W? Surprising.
Phoenix Gemstone  6/28/2017
Wait, this is a boy's name?! Sounds girlish to me.
Phoenix Gemstone  6/28/2017

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