Given Name GLYNDWR

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Welsh

Meaning & History

From a Welsh surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "valley water". This name is often given in honour of Owain Glyndwr, a 14th-century Welsh patriot who led a revolt against England.
VARIANT: Glendower

Categories

landforms, place names, surnames, water
Entry updated July 28, 2009