Caerwyn - boys name

Caerwyn name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 17%

Caerwyn name meaning:

The name Caerwyn is of Welsh origin and is predominantly used as a boy's name. It is composed of two elements: "caer" meaning "fortress" or "stronghold" and "wyn" meaning "white" or "fair." Therefore, the overall meaning of Caerwyn can be interpreted as "white fortress" or "fair stronghold."

The name Caerwyn carries a sense of strength, resilience, and purity. The combination of the elements "caer" and "wyn" evokes an image of a mighty fortress standing tall and proud, symbolizing protection and security. Its association with the color white suggests a sense of purity and innocence. Caerwyn is a name that carries historical and cultural significance, reflecting the rich Welsh heritage. It can also be seen as a unique and distinctive choice for a baby boy, encompassing qualities of strength, purity, and a connection to ancient traditions.

Origin: Welsh

White fortress.

Related names

Caerwyn , Carwyn

Other boys names beginning with C


Overall UK ranking: 3990 out of 4789

4 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Caerwyn

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