Given Name IORWERTH

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Welsh

Meaning & History

Means "handsome lord" from Welsh ior "lord" and berth "handsome". This name is used in the Mabinogion, a collection of tales from Welsh myth, where it belongs to a son of Maredudd. This name is sometimes used as a Welsh form of EDWARD.

Categories

beauty, mythology
VARIANT: Yorath
DIMINUTIVES: Iolo, Iolyn