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Wynn is classic and wholesome baby name for boys and girls. Known for its proud Welsh stock, this name is a wonderful tribute to a nostalgic era. Wynn Bell is the name of a character in the Boy from the Bunker series, and Wynn Duffy is a character in the Justified series. Keep reading to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Wynn:

Old Welsh: Fair, white, blessed

Origin of the name Wynn:

Wynn is an alternative spelling of the name Wyn. This name derives from the Welsh root gwyn and means “fair,” “white,” or “blessed.”

Symbolism of the name Wynn:

Wynn originates from the Old Welsh word gwyn (meaning “fair” or “white”). It was also a surname among families in the northwest region of Wales. The symbol of the House of Wynn was the white fox.

Style of the name Wynn:

Traditional

Gender of the name Wynn:

Wynn is a unisex baby name.

Pronunciation of the name Wynn:

WIN

Number of syllables in the name Wynn:

One

Emotion evoked from the name Wynn:

The name Wynn evokes feelings of wonder and winsome beauty.

Alternative spellings for the name Wynn:

  • Wyn
  • Wynne
  • Win
  • Winn
  • Wen

Nicknames for the name Wynn:

  • Wye
  • Winnie

Popularity of the name Wynn:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Wynn was the 2,169th most popular baby name for boys in 2020. Wynn was the 2,400th most popular baby name for girls in 2020.

Related names for the name Wynn:

Great middle names for Wynn and their meanings:

  • Albion (white cliffs)
  • Aristotle (superior, best purpose)
  • Cody (helpful, wealthy, fortunate)
  • Constantine (steadfast, consistent)
  • Coinneach (handsome)
  • Derrick (ruler of the people)
  • Firth (woodland, estuary)
  • Garrett (spear ruler, brave spear)
  • Harvey (battle worthy, blazing iron)
  • Maël (prince, chieftain, lord)
  • Llyr (the sea)
  • Roger (famous spear)
  • Tiernan (little lord)

Famous people with the name Wynn:

  • Wynn Anderson (photographer)
  • Wynn Alan Bruce (public figure)
  • Wynn Everett (actress)
  • Wynn Irwin (actor)
  • Wynn Firth Hawkins (baseball player)
  • Wynn Normington Hugh Jones (diplomat)
  • Wynn Andrew Roberts (Olympic athlete)
  • Wynn Lindsey Stewart (singer)
  • Wynn Thomas Underwood (politician)

Wynn in popular culture:

  • Wynn (luxury resort and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada)
  • Wynn Bell (character in the Boy from the Bunker series)
  • Wynn Duffy (character in the Justified series)