Welsh Submitted Names

Welsh names are used in the country of Wales in Britain. See also about Welsh names.
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ABERFA f Welsh
Means "from the mouth of the river" in Welsh.
ABERTHA f Welsh
Means "sacrifice" in ancient Welsh.
ADDA m Welsh
Welsh form of ADAM.
ADWEN f Welsh, Cornish
Welsh name, in which the second element is gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed". It was borne by a Cornish saint, considered to be "the Cornish Saint DWYNWEN" as a patron of sweethearts... [more]
AEDD m Welsh, Irish
From the Irish aedh "fire". This name was borne by a king of Ireland.
AELHAEARN m Welsh
Derived from Welsh ael meaning "(eye)brow" and haearn "iron". This was the name of a 7th-century saint.
AELHEARN m Welsh
Variant of AELHAEARN.
AELOD m Medieval English, Welsh
From Aelauð, which was a combination of Anglo-Saxon elements ael meaning "hall, temple" and Auð meaning "wealth, fortune."
AELWEN f Welsh
Derived from Welsh ael "brow" and gwen "white; fair; blessed". This name has been used from the early 20th century onwards.
AERES f Welsh (Modern, Rare)
Allegedly directly taken from Welsh aeres "heiress". Seems restricted to the Carmarthen district, in South Wales.
AFAN m Welsh, Medieval Welsh
The name of a river in South Wales, usually Anglicized as AVON or Avan, presumably derived from Celtic *abon- "river" (making it a cognate of AFON)... [more]
AIRA f Welsh
Variant spelling of Welsh Eira
ALAW f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh alaw "melody, tune; lily".
ALAWN m Welsh
Derived from Welsh alaw meaning "melody, harmony" (see ALAW). This was the name of an early bard, said to be one of the three founders of druidism.
ALWEN f Welsh
Adoption of the name of a Welsh river in Clwyd. The origin and meaning of this river's name are uncertain; current theories, however, include a derivation from Proto-Celtic *al(aun)o- "nourishing".
AMLODD m Welsh (Rare), Welsh Mythology
Variant of AMLAWDD, derived from the Welsh intensifying prefix an-/am- and llawdd "praise". In Welsh myth he is the father of Eigyr (Igraine) and therefore the grandfather of King Arthur... [more]
AMRANWEN f Welsh (Modern, Rare)
Derived from Welsh amrant "eyelid" and gwen "white, fair, blessed". It is also the Welsh name for the medicinal herb known as German chamomile in English.
ANEIRA f Welsh
Feminine form of ANEIRIN, also considered a combination of Welsh an, an intensifying prefix, and eira "snow" (see Eira), with the intended meaning of "much snow" or "very snowy"... [more]
ANEST f Welsh
Welsh form of AGNES.
ANESTA f Welsh
Variant of ANEST.
ANNEST f Welsh
Variant of ANEST.
ANNESTA f Welsh
Variant of ANNEST.
ANWYLYD f Welsh (Archaic)
Directly taken from Welsh anwylyd "beloved; dear".
ARFON m Welsh
From an ancient name for the region of North West Gwynedd, derived from Welsh ar "opposite" and Môn "Anglesey". This has been used as a given name since the late 19th century.
ARIANELL f Welsh
Derived from Welsh arian "silver" and Middle Welsh gell "yellow" (which apparently also carried the connotations of "shining", ultimately going back to Proto-Celtic *gelwo- "yellow; white", compare Old Irish gel(o) white; fair; shining").... [more]
ARIANWEN f Medieval Welsh, Welsh
Derived from Welsh arian "silver" and gwen "white; fair; blessed". According to legend, Arianwen verch Brychan was the daughter of BRYCHAN Brycheiniog and later went on to become a saint herself.
ARIANWYN f Welsh
It means 'woman of silver'
ARNALL m Welsh
Variant of ARNOLD.
ARTHIEN m Welsh
Variant of ARTHEN.
ARVIL m Welsh
Variant of ARVEL, possibly meaning "wept over".
ARWEN f Welsh
Feminine form of ARWYN. Its adoption in the late 19th century may have been influenced by the ancient Welsh name ARIANWEN.
ARWENNA f Welsh
Variant of ARWEN.
AWEL f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh awel "breeze; wind".
AWEN f Breton, Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh and Breton awen "muse; (poetic) inspiration; poetic gift", ulitmately from the Indo-European root *-uel "to blow (wind)". As a given name it has been used since the 19th century.
AWENA f Welsh
Means "muse" in Welsh
BAGLEN m Welsh
From St. Baglen.
BARRI m Welsh
Means "summit" in Welsh.
BARUC m Welsh
Baruc was a 6th century Welsh saint.... [more]
BECA f Welsh
Short form of REBECCA.
BEDO m Welsh
Diminutive of MAREDUDD.
BEGW f Welsh
Diminutive of MARGED.
BENED m Welsh
Welsh form of Benedictus (see BENEDICT).
BERIAN m Welsh
From the place name in Pembrokeshire.
BETI f Welsh
Welsh adoption of BETTY.
BETSAN f Welsh
Welsh diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BLEIDDUDD m Welsh
Derived from the Proto-Brythonic *blėð meaning “wolf” and *jʉð meaning “lord”.
BLODWEDD f Welsh
Means:Wild feminine spirit
BOBI f & m English (Rare), Welsh
Variant of BOBBY.
BROCHWEL m Welsh
From the old Welsh name Brochfael, in which the second element is mael "prince". This was the name of a legendary Welsh king who gave land to Saint MELANGELL.
BRYCHAN m Welsh
Old Welsh name derived from brych "speckled, freckled" combined with a diminutive suffix. Brychan Brycheiniog is a Welsh folk hero who gave his name to Brecon in mid-Wales. He was reputedly an Irishman by birth and is said to have fathered 36 saints... [more]
BRYTHONWEN f Welsh (Rare)
Combination of Brython and the suffix gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed".
BUDDUG f Welsh
Derived from Welsh budd "profit, advantage". It is a cognate of BOUDICCA, the name of a 1st-century queen of the Iceni (a Celtic people) who is known as Buddug in Welsh, and is sometimes considered a Welsh equivalent of VICTORIA.
CADAN m Welsh
Welsh cad = battle
CADBURY m Welsh, English
Transferred from the surname CADBURY.
CADOG m Welsh
Variant of CADOC.
CADWALADR m Welsh
Original Welsh form of CADWALADER.
CADWALLADER m Medieval Welsh (Anglicized), Welsh (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of CADWALADR. This spelling occurs in Shakespeare's 'Henry V'.... [more]
CAIN f Welsh
Means "beautiful, fair" in Welsh. This was the name of a 5th-century saint.
CAIO m Welsh
Diminutive of CAI. The name coincides with Caio or Caeo, the name of a village in the county of Carmarthenshire, south-west Wales.
CARIAD f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh cariad "love, affection; darling, sweetheart". This name is borne by British comedian Cariad Lloyd.
CARIAN m Welsh
Variant of CERI.
CARWEN f Welsh
Feminine form of CARWYN.
CEDWYN m Welsh
From St. Cedwyn.
CEINDEG f Welsh
Derived from Welsh cein, the penult form of cain, "fair, fine; elegant" and teg "beautiful, fair, fine".
CEINWEDD f Welsh
Derived from Welsh cein, the penult form of cain, "fair, fine; elegant" and gwedd "appearance; aspect; view".
CEIRIOS f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh ceirios "cherry".
CEIRWYN m Welsh
Variant of CAERWYN.
CELYNWEN f Welsh (Rare)
Combination of Welsh celyn "holly" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
CENNYDD m Welsh
Welsh cognate of KENNETH. 6th-century Saint Cennydd was allegedly the son of GILDAS the Monk.
CENWYN m Welsh
From wyn meaning, "blessed" or "white."
CEREDIG m Welsh
Variant of CARADOG.
CIERAN m Welsh
Welsh form of CIARAN and KIERAN.
CLED m Welsh
Diminutive of CLEDWYN.
CORRIS m Manx, Welsh
From a reduced form of the Gaelic Mac Fheorais "son of Feoras", which is the Gaelic form of the Anglo-Norman French personal name Piers. ... [more]
CORWYN m Welsh
Variant of CORWYNN.
CREIRWY f Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Means "token of the egg", and in effect "mundane egg", from Welsh creir "a token, jewel, sacred object" and wy "egg". In the Mabinogion, a collection of tales from Welsh myth, she was a daughter of CERIDWEN and one of the three most beautiful maids of the Isle of Britain... [more]
CRISTOFFIS m Welsh
Welsh form of CHRISTOPHER.
CYBI m Welsh
Possibly derived from Celtic *kob(o)- "victory". This was the name of a 6th-century Welsh saint who founded Caergybi (the Welsh name for Holyhead).
CYNAN m Welsh
Welsh cognate of CONAN.
CYNDDELW m Welsh
Welsh name of uncertain origin, perhaps from an Old Celtic element meaning "high, exalted" combined with Welsh or Old Celtic delw "image, effigy".
CYNOG m Welsh
Of uncertain origin and meaning. Current theories include a derivation from Welsh cyn "chief" and the diminutive suffix -og. Saint Cynog was allegedly a son of BRYCHAN Brycheiniog.
CYNWAL m Welsh
Derived from the Proto-Celtic *kū meaning “dog” and *walos meaning “prince, chief”.
CYWAIR m Welsh
Derived from cywair meaning “proper order, fit state or condition”.
DAFFNI f Welsh
Welsh form of DAPHNE.
DAFI m Welsh
Diminutive of DAFYDD.
DEILWEN f Welsh
Means "white leaves" from Welsh dail "leaves" (singulative deilen) combined with gwen "white, fair, blessed".
DEIO m Welsh
Short form of DAFYDD.
DEL f Welsh
Welsh, meaning "pretty". A modern Welsh name.... [more]
DELWEN f Welsh (Rare)
Derived from Welsh del "pretty" and gwen "white; fair; blessed".
DEREC m Welsh (Modern)
Welsh adoption of DEREK.
DERFEL m Welsh
Derived from either Welsh derw "oak" or the obsolete Welsh element der(w) "true" and mael "prince, leader".
DERI m & f Welsh
From Welsh derw meaning "oak."
DERRAN f & m Welsh, English (Rare)
Means "bird" in Welsh. Also used as a variant of DARREN.
DERWEN m Welsh
From Welsh derw meaning "oak" and wyn meaning "fair, white, blessed."
DERWYN m Welsh
Of debated origin and meaning. Theories include a derivation from Welsh derw "oak" or the obsolete Welsh element der(w) "true" and gwyn "white; fair; blessed".
DILLWYN m Welsh
Variant of DILWYN.
DRUDWEN f Welsh (Modern)
Means "starling" in Welsh, presumably derived from the element drud "precious, dear, expensive" combined with gwen "fair, white, blessed". It was coined in the "latter 20th century".
DWALAD m Welsh
Colloquial form of Cadwaladr .
DWYNWEN f Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Possibly from the name of the Celtic god of love, DWYN combined with the Welsh element gwyn "blessed, white, fair"; or derived from Welsh dwyn "to lead (a life)", in which case it means "to a lead a blessed life"... [more]
DYDDANWY f Welsh (Modern, Rare)
Possibly derived from Welsh diddanwch meaning "delight".
DYFAN m Welsh
The name of an obscure 2nd-century Welsh saint.
DYFANWEN f Welsh
Unknown.
DYFED m Welsh
Region of Wales.
DYFNALLT m Welsh
Welsh cognate of Dòmhnall.
DYFRI m Welsh
Transferred use of the name of a river in Wales. The name itself is derived from Welsh dwfr "water".
DYFRIG m Welsh
Welsh form of Dubricius, derived from Celtic *dubro "dark, unclean" (source of Welsh dŵr "water") and *r-g- "king". This was the name of a 5th-century Welsh saint... [more]
EBRILL f Welsh
Welsh form of APRIL.
EDMWNT m Welsh
Welsh form of EDMUND.
EDREN m Welsh
Variant of the name Edrin, a Gaelic name coming from the root Aed, so it is related to the Irish name AIDAN... [more]
EDRYD m Welsh
Means "descent" or "restoration" in Welsh.
EIFIONA f Welsh
Feminine form of EIFION.
EIGRA f Welsh (Rare)
Probably a variant of EIGR. This is borne by the Welsh writer Eigra Lewis Roberts (1939-).
EILIAN m & f Medieval Welsh, Welsh
Welsh form of AELIAN. A noted bearer is St. Eilian, a Catholic saint who founded a church in North Wales around the year 450. The Parish of Llanelian is named after him... [more]
EILIR f & m Welsh
Derived from Welsh eilir "butterfly; regneration; spring".
EILUDD m Welsh
Derived from the Proto-Celtic *ėl meaning “second, other; all” and *jʉð meaning “lord”.
EIRIANA f Welsh
Strictly feminine form of EIRIAN.
EIRIANWEN f Welsh
From Welsh eirian "shining, bright" and gwen "holy, white, pure".
EIRWYN m Welsh
Masculine form of EIRWEN.
EIRY f Welsh
Older form of Eira.
ELAN f Welsh, Welsh Mythology
One of the daughters of Dôn, a type of mother goddess and the Welsh equivalent of Irish Danu, in Welsh mythology. ... [more]
ELEIAS m Biblical Welsh, Welsh (Rare)
Welsh form of ELIAS, used in the Welsh Bible.
ELENID f Welsh
Variant of ELENYDD.
ELENYDD f Welsh
Means "area adjoining the ELAN". It is the name of an upland area in west-central Wales.
ELFYN m Welsh
Welsh form of Aelfwine. A famous namesakes is Welsh rally driver Elfyn Evans.... [more]
ELGAN m Welsh
From the Welsh intensifying prefix el- combined with Welsh can "bright".
ELGAR m Various, Welsh
Variant of ALGAR.... [more]
ELIDUR m Welsh (Archaic)
Old Welsh name, the second element likely deriving from Welsh dur "steel" but the first element being of uncertain meaning. According to Geoffrey of Monmouth, Elidur was the name of a king of Britain... [more]
ELIDYR m Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Variant of Elidir (see ELIDUR). This form appears in the legend of 'Culhwch and Olwen' belonging to one of Arthur's knights: Elidyr Gyvarwydd.
ELLIW m & f Welsh
Means “Colour” in Welsh.
ELWEN m Cornish, Welsh
Possibly a form of ELOUAN
ELYSTAN m Welsh
Welsh form of ÆÐELSTAN.
EMWNT m Welsh (Archaic)
Welsh form of EDMUND.
ENLLI f Welsh
Welsh feminine name taken from Ynys Enlli (Bardsey Island in English) which is a small island off the Llŷn Peninsula in North West Wales. Enlli itself means "in the currents"... [more]
ERWAIN f Welsh (Rare)
Directly taken from Welsh erwain "meadowsweet".
ERYL f & m Welsh
From Welsh eryl meaning "watcher" or "lookout" (originally "hunt"), derived from ar, an intensifying prefix, and hyl "a hunt". In regular use since the 1920s, though infrequently... [more]
ETHNI f Welsh
Welsh adoption of EITHNE.
EURDDOLEN f Welsh
Means "golden ring", derived from the Welsh elements aur "gold" and dolen "ring". It is sometimes interpreted as the Welsh form of GOLDILOCKS ("golden ringlets, curls").
EURFRYN m Welsh
Derived from Welsh eur, the penult form of aur, "gold" and bryn "hill".
EURGAIN f Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Derived from Welsh aur "gold" (penult form eur) and cain "fair; fine; elegant". In Welsh mythology, Eurgain is noted as the first female saint and daughter of CARATACUS (see CARADOG) in the History of Dunraven Manuscript, a manuscript giving the genealogy of TALIESIN.
EURION m Welsh
From the Welsh aur meaning, "gold."
EUROS m Welsh
Comes from the Welsh for gold.
EURWYN m Welsh
Masculine form of EURWEN.
EVANNA f Swedish (Modern, Rare), Welsh, Irish, Scottish, English, Italian (Rare)
Either the feminine form of EVAN and a combination of EVA and ANNA.... [more]
FALMAI f Welsh
Variant of VALMAI.
FELMAI f Welsh
Variant of VALMAI.
FFREUER f Welsh
Welsh variant of FREYA
FYCHAN m Welsh
Means "small" in Welsh.
GARANWYN m Welsh
Derived from garan meaning "heron" and gwynn meaning "white".
GARMON m Manx, Welsh
Manx and Welsh form of GERMANUS.
GAVON m Welsh, English
Variant of GAVIN.
GAYNA f Welsh, English
From the name GAYNOR, meaning "white, smooth, soft, gentle".
GERWYN m Welsh
Means "rough and white" in Welsh.
GETHYN m Welsh
Variant of GETHIN.
GLAIN f Welsh (Rare)
Directly taken from Welsh glain "jewel". This name has been used since the 1920s.
GLANMOR m Welsh
From the words glan (clean) and mor (great).
GLENDORA f Welsh
Presumably a feminine form of GLENDOWER.
GLESNI f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh glesni "greenness, verdure; youthfulness".
GLYNNIS f Welsh, English
Variant of GLYNIS.
GLYNWEN f Welsh
From the Welsh elements glyn meaning "valley" and gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed".
GOUGH m Welsh (Rare), Irish (Rare)
Welsh: nickname for a red-haired person, from Welsh coch ‘red’.... [more]
GRIFF m English, Welsh
Short form of GRIFFIN or GRIFFITH.
GRISIAL m & f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh grisial "crystal". This name has been in use since the late 19th century.
GRUG f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh grug "heather".
GWAINE m Welsh, Arthurian Romance
Variant of GAWAIN. Gwaine is a character on the BBC television series 'Merlin', meant to represent the Gawain of Arthurian legend.
GWALCHGWYN m Welsh (Archaic)
Combination of the Welsh elements gwalch "hawk" and gwyn "white, fair, blessed."
GWANWYN f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh gwanwyn "springtime".
GWAWRDDYDD f Welsh (Rare)
Derived from Welsh GWAWR "dawn" and dydd "day".
GWENALLT m Welsh
The bardic name of the 20th-century Welsh scholar, critic and poet David James Jones (1899-1968), in whose case it meant "fair wood" from Welsh gwen "white, fair, blessed" and allt "wood, small forest"... [more]
GWENDDYDD f Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Means "holy day" or "white day" in Welsh. In early Welsh tradition this is the name of MYRDDIN's sister. Geoffrey of Monmouth calls her Ganieda.
GWENEIRA f Welsh
Variant of GWYNEIRA; from the Welsh elements gwen "white, blessed" combined with eira "snow".
GWENER f Welsh
This name is the Welsh form of VENUS, referring to the Roman goddess of Love and Beauty.... [more]
GWENFAIR f Welsh
Derived from Welsh gwen "fair; white; blessed" combined with the name MAIR (compare MAIRWEN).
GWENFFRWD f & m Welsh (Rare)
From a Welsh place name meaning "white stream".
GWENFRON f Welsh
Derived from Welsh gwen "white; fair; blessed" and bron "breast".
GWENGAD m Welsh (Archaic)
Old Welsh male name, from gwyn "white, fair, blessed" and cad "battle".
GWENLIAN f English (Rare), Welsh (Rare)
Anglicized form as well as a Welsh variant of GWENLLIAN.
GWENNAN f Welsh, Breton
Younger form of Gwennant, itself derived from the Welsh elements gwen "white, fair, blessed" and nant "stream". This name was borne by a daughter of BRYCHAN Brycheiniog.
GWENNANT f Welsh
Older form of GWENNAN.
GWENNO f Welsh
Diminutive of GWENLLIAN and other names beginning with Gwen, used independently since the 19th century. It coincides with the medieval Welsh name for the planet Venus (literally "little white one" or "little bright one")... [more]
GWENOG f Welsh
Old Welsh diminutive of GWEN. This was the name of an obscure early Welsh saint. It was mentioned in J. K. Rowling's 'Harry Potter' series of books as the name of a witch, Gwenog Jones.
GWENONWY f Welsh (Rare)
Directly taken from Welsh gwenonwy "lily of the valley". In local folklore this was the name of King Arthur's sister; Maen Gwenonwy, a large rock off Porth Cadlan in Gwynedd, Wales, is named for her.... [more]
GWENORE f Welsh
The name Gwenore means "white wave". It is a diminutive of GUINEVERE.
GWENT m Welsh
After the county in south Wales.
GWENYDD f Welsh
Means "joy" in Welsh. It has been used in Wales since the mid-19th century.... [more]
GWERNFYL f Welsh
Means "alder tree" in Welsh.
GWILI m Welsh
After the name of a river in Carmarthenshire.
GWION m Welsh Mythology, Welsh
Possibly related to the Welsh element gwyn meaning "fair, blessed". This was the original name of TALIESIN, a legendary bard, before he was cast into the "cauldron of knowledge", after which he became Taliesin, bard and seer.
GWLITHYN f Welsh
Derived from Welsh gwlith "dew, dew-drop".
GWRWST m Welsh
Derived from the Proto-Celtic *wiros meaning “man” and *gustus meaning “excellence, force”.
GWYAR f & m Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Means "gore" or "spilled blood, bloodshed" in Old Welsh, but its more general meaning is "flow, fluidity".... [more]
GWYLAN f Welsh (Rare)
Directly taken from Welsh gwylan "seagull". This name has been used from the early 20th century onwards.
GWYNDAF m Celtic, Welsh
Celtic saint name.
GWYNFA f Welsh (Rare)
Feminine form of GWYNFOR.
GWYNLAIS m Welsh
From the name of the river in Glamorgan.
GWYNNETH f Welsh
Variant of GWYNETH.
GWYNNO m Welsh
Name of a Celtic Christian saint, apparently from Gwynn- (first part of compound names beginning with Welsh gwyn "white, fair, holy", e.g. GWYNORO, Gwynlliw) + diminutive suffix -o (cf... [more]
GWYNORO m Welsh
Derived from the Welsh element gwyn "white, fair, blessed" combined with gawr "shout" or gorŵydd "steed" or gwared "deliverance, relief". This was the name of an early Welsh saint... [more]
HAFINA f Welsh
Derived from Welsh hafin "summer season, summer time, summer days".
HAFREN f Welsh
Modern Welsh form of Habren, the original Old Welsh name of the River SEVERN, which is of unknown meaning (see SABRINA).
HAFWEN f Welsh
Combination of Welsh haf "summer" and gwen "white; fair; blessed". This name has been used from the early 20th century onwards.
HAROLLT m Welsh
Welsh form of Harold.
HAULWEN f Welsh
Feminine form of HAULWYN.
HAULWYN m Welsh (Rare)
Derived from Welsh elements haul meaning "sun" and gwyn meaning "white, fair, blessed."
HEDD m Welsh (Rare)
Directly taken from Welsh hedd "peace".
HEDDUS f Welsh (Rare)
Directly taken from Welsh heddus "peaceful, pacific, tranquil".
HEDDWEN f Welsh (Rare)
Derived from Welsh hedd "peace" and gwen "fair; white; blessed".
HEINI m Welsh
Means "sprightly" in Welsh.
HUANA f Welsh (Rare)
Derived from Welsh huan "sun".
HUWCYN m Welsh
Diminutive of HUW.
HYWYN m Welsh (Rare)
Diminutive of HYWEL. A notable bearer of this name was Saint Hywyn (d. 516) who founded Aberdaron in Gwynedd, Wales and was a patron of churches in Western England.
IAU m Welsh
Welsh form of JUPITER.
IESU m Theology, Welsh
Latin vocative and Welsh form of JESUS.
IFANA f Welsh (Rare)
Feminine form of IFAN.
IFANWY f Welsh
Feminine form of IFAN, using the suffix wy meaning "river". This is a modern Welsh name.
IFOR m Welsh
Welsh form of IVOR.
IŴL m Welsh
Welsh form of JULIUS.
INDEG f Welsh (Rare), Welsh Mythology
Possibly derived from Welsh un "one" and teg "beautiful; fair".
IOLA f Welsh
Feminine form of IOLO.
IONWEN f Welsh
Not available.
IORATH m Welsh
Variant of IORWERTH.
IORI m Welsh
Diminutive of IORWERTH.
IORWEN f Welsh (Rare)
Likely a feminine form of IORWERTH, formed from the Welsh elements iôr "lord, ruler" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
IRFON m Welsh
Transferred use of the name of the Irfon River in Powys, Wales. The name Irfon may be identical in its origin to the River IRVINE in Scotland.
IRFONWY f Welsh
Feminine form of IRFON.
ITHELA f Welsh (Rare, ?)
Feminine form of ITHEL.
JAC m Welsh
Welsh form of JACK.
JÂMS m Welsh (Rare)
Welsh borrowing of JAMES.
JOSEFF m Welsh
Welsh form of JOSEPH.
KINNA f Welsh
Variant of KENDRA. Kinna is of Welsh origin, and it’s meaning is ‘greatest champion’.
KYFFIN m Welsh (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of Cyffin.
KYNAN m Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Possibly a form of Kynon, the legendary son of Clydno in the Mabinogion. Means "Chief."
LAUDATUS m Late Roman, Welsh (Latinized)
Derived from Latin laudatus meaning "praised, lauded, commended, esteemed", which is ultimately derived from Latin laudo meaning "to praise, to laud, to commend".... [more]
LEFI m Welsh (Rare)
Welsh form of LEVY.
LEFIATHAN m Welsh
Welsh form of LEVIATHAN.
LEWSYN m Welsh (Archaic)
Diminutive of LEWYS and LEWIS.
LEWYS m Welsh
Welsh form of LEWIS.
LILIWEN f Welsh
Means white lily in welsh
LILWEN f Welsh
Combination of the Welsh elements lili "lily" and gwen "white; fair; blessed".
LLEUDADD m Welsh (Archaic)
Meaning uncertain. The first element of this name might perhaps be etymologically related to LLEU.... [more]
LLEWELA f Welsh
Feminine form of LLEWELYN.
LLEYKEY f Welsh (Archaic)
Archaic semi-anglicized form of LLEUCU.
LLINOR f Welsh
Welsh form of ELEANOR, possibly via LENORE. This name has only been in use since the 20th century.
LLIO f Welsh
Originally a diminutive of GWENLLIAN, now sometimes used independently. The 15th-century Welsh poet Dafydd Nanmor sang poems to a girl called Llio. It was revived in the early 20th century.
LLION m Welsh
Derived from the name of Caerleon, a legendary Welsh giant and king, whose name is derived from Welsh caer "(Roman) fortress" (ultimately from Latin castrum) and legionum "of the Legions"... [more]
LLWYD m Welsh (Rare)
Directly taken from Welsh llwyd "gray".
LLYWARCH m Medieval Welsh, Welsh
Possibly a Welsh form of the hypothetic old Celtic name *Lugumarcos meaning "horse of Lugus", derived from the name of the Celtic god LUGUS combined with Welsh march "horse", but perhaps the first element is Welsh llyw "leader"... [more]
LWSIFFER m Welsh
Welsh form of LUCIFER.
LYN m Welsh
Diminutive of LLEWLYN.
LYNFA f Welsh
Probably an elaborated form of the popular name syllable Lyn, using the suffix fa (perhaps from names such as GWYNFA or MEIRIONFA, in which it may be derived from Welsh fa "place").
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