Given Name GWENFREWI

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Welsh

Meaning & History

Derived from the Welsh elements gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed" and frewi meaning "reconciliation, peace". This was the name of a 7th-century Welsh saint and martyr.
VARIANTS: Winifred, Winnifred
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Winifred, Freda, Freddie, Winnie, Winnifred (English)
Entry updated December 8, 2017