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Gwyneth Meaning


What does Gwyneth mean?

The name Gwyneth is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Gwyneth is "joy, happiness".

Gwyneth is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Gwy-neth.

The Given Name Gwyneth

The name Gwyneth is of uncertain origin. It may be drived from the word gwnaeth meaning "joy, happiness". It may also be an altered form of gwynedd whose meaning is derived from a place name in Wales.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Gwyneth Paltrow.

Gwyneth Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,248 in baby name popularity for girls with 194 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,096 in baby name popularity for girls with 236 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Gwyneth sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Gwyneth Name Popularity Page.

Gwyneth Related Names

Variants of the name Gwyneth include Gweneth, Gwenith, Gwenneth, Gwenyth, Gwynith.

Famous Gwyneths

  • Gwyneth Paltrow ~ Actress

Gwyneth Numerology

What will your new littleGwyneth be like?

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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Gwyneth Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Gwyneth.

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

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