Comments for the name Gwyneth

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I really think that this is a very beautiful name and I am glad to have it. But I think that it is high time people started pronouncing my name right! My name is not Gwen, it is Gwyneth. If you don't understand how to pronounce my name then just pretend that the y is making an i sound. Like win. Well, that is all for now!
-- Baby_G37  9/10/2005
A famous bearer of this name is Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow.
-- alberto  9/19/2005
In addition to the above comment, Gwyneth Kate Paltrow on September 28, 1972. She won an Oscar for Best Actress for "Shakespeare in Love" in 1998.
-- Anonymous User  11/3/2005
I prefer this spelling over Gwenyth. This spelling didn't appear on BC vital stastics for 2005 but the spelling Gwenyth did.
-- Anonymous User  5/29/2006
Gorgeous name, and I like the nickname Gwen. Very feminine!
-- Anonymous User  6/22/2006
This is my favorite spelling of Gwenyth.
-- dani_08  12/31/2006
This name reminds me of an old person. I don't know why.
-- Anonymous User  5/3/2007
Gwenyth is not an alternate spelling of Gwyneth. The two have different sounds. Gwenyth is pronounced with the short "e" sound as in GWEN-ith, whereas Gwyneth is pronounced with the short "i" sound as in GWIN-eth.
-- aerynna  1/28/2008
Even though I love the name Guinevere, regardless of whether you pronounce it GWEN-eneveer or GWYN-eveer, I hate this name. It always sounded old-fashioned to me somehow, like the name of old people. I don't like the ending with the ''th''.
-- slight night shiver  4/23/2008
Gwyneth Jones is a famous Welsh Wagnerian soprano, best known for the role of Brünnhilde in the legendary Centenary Ring production, directed by Patrice Chéreau and conducted by Pierre Boulez.
-- Patria-Sue  12/11/2008
This and Gwenyth are possibly Anglicizations of Gwendydd, a supposed saint and daughter of Brychan. In some Arthurian legends, Gwen(d)dydd is given as the name of Merlin's sister. The name is composed of elements 'gwen' ('white') and 'dydd' ('day'), and carries the literal and figurative meaning 'morning star'.
-- Anonymous User  5/28/2009
This name is very beautiful, and it has a nice meaning. I dislike Gwyneth Paltrow, though, so I probably wouldn't use it.
-- bananarama  8/10/2009
The name Gwyneth was given to 207 baby girls born in the US in 2012.
-- Oohvintage  7/17/2013

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