Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. GAV-in(English)
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Meaning & History

Medieval form of Gawain. Though it died out in England, it was reintroduced from Scotland in the 20th century.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesGauvain, Gawain, Gualguainus, Walganus(Arthurian Romance) Gauvain(French) Galvão(Portuguese)

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Entry updated January 22, 2019