Gender Feminine
Usage Welsh, English
Pronounced Pron. GWEHN

Meaning & History

From Welsh gwen, the feminine form of gwyn meaning "white, fair, blessed". It can also be a short form of Gwendolen, Gwenllian and other names beginning with Gwen.

Related Names

Masculine FormsGwyn, Gwynn, Wyn, Wynn, Wynne(Welsh)
Other Languages & CulturesGwendoline(French) Fiona(Scottish)


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Entry updated April 25, 2021