Given Name LEOBWIN

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Germanic name derived from the elements leub "dear, beloved" and win "friend", making it a cognate of LEOFWINE.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Leofwine (Anglo-Saxon), Lieven, Lievin (Flemish)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 1029

Categories

beloved, love
Entry updated December 3, 2014