Baby Name Roulette - Gwendolyn

The Gwendolyn name meaning originates from Welsh and from Arthurian Legend meaning "fair-browed" or "holy ring". Whether Gwendolyn was the wife of Merlin or was an evolution of the name Guinevere, the Queen consort of King Arthur remains unclear. The diminutive of Gwendolyn, Gwen, has come to stand as a name for a daughter. While Gwendolyn peaked in popularity through the 1940s, Gwen remained popular throughout the 1970s, resurging in popularity over the past decade.

Gwendolyn Name Meaning: Fair. Maiden.
           
Gender: Female
Pronounced: GWEHN-de-lin
Origin: Arthurian Legend
Gwendolyn Variations: Gwen / Gywneth
Famous Gwendolyns:
Pulitzer Prize
Gwendolyn Brooks
Singer / Designer
Gwen Stefani
Actress
Gwyneth Paltrow
Opera
Gwendolyn Bradley
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Baby Name Roulette Gwendolyn

Fair. Maiden.
Gender: Female
Pronounced: GWEHN-de-lin
Origin: Arthurian Legend

Gwendolyn

The Gwendolyn name meaning originates from Welsh and from Arthurian Legend meaning "fair-browed" or "holy ring". Whether Gwendolyn was the wife of Merlin or was an evolution of the name Guinevere, the Queen consort of King Arthur remains unclear. The diminutive of Gwendolyn, Gwen, has come to stand as a name for a daughter. While Gwendolyn peaked in popularity through the 1940s, Gwen remained popular throughout the 1970s, resurging in popularity over the past decade.

Gwendolyn Variations:
Gwen / Gywneth
Famous Gwendolyns:
Pulitzer Prize
Gwendolyn Brooks
Singer / Designer
Gwen Stefani
Actress
Gwyneth Paltrow
Opera
Gwendolyn Bradley

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