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Gwendolyn Meaning


What does Gwendolyn mean?

The name Gwendolyn is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Gwendolyn is "white, fair ring".

Gwendolyn is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 9 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Gwen-do-lyn.

The Given Name Gwendolyn

Gwendolyn is a variant of Gwendolen. See Gwendolen for further details.

Gwendolyn appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A name fit for a child full of spirit and a positive vibe, a little seeker.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Gwendolyn Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 372 in baby name popularity for girls with 835 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 380 in baby name popularity for girls with 817 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Gwendolyn Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Gwendolyn has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Gwendolyn to other names.

Gwendolyn Related Names

Gwendolyn is a variant of Gwendolen.

Famous Gwendolyns

    Gwendolyn Numerology

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    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Gwendolyn Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Gwendolyn in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Gwendolyn.

    Just for fun, see the name Gwendolyn in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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