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Gender Masculine & Feminine
Other Forms FormsEthelwin, Ethelwynne
Meaning & History
Derived from the Old English masculine name ÆÐELWINE
. When many Old English names were revived in the 19th century, it saw use as a feminine name, probably due to its similarity to the popular name ETHEL
. A famous bearer was Canadian poet Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857-1940).