Meaning of Gwen

Gwen is a Welsh name for girls.
The meaning is `white, fair, blessed`
The name Gwen is most commonly given to Dutch girls. (9 times more often than to American girls.)
Gwen is given to boys and girls in France

It is short for:

Gwendolen



Use for the other sex:

Gwyn



What do they use in other countries?

Gwenn (French)
Wendy (English)
Win
Winne
Gwyn (NAMES_Wels)



The name sounds like:

Gwin, Gene, Gena, Geena, Gwenny, Gwenni, Gwenna, Gwinn



See also:

Gwendoline, Gwendolyn, Guendolen

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