Help baby start off on the right foot with the name Olwin. This lovely feminine name has Welsh roots, and an interesting history and derives from the name Olwen or Olwyn. In Welsh mythology, Olwen is the heroine of the tale of Culhwch and Olwen. Despite being the child of the giant Ysbaddaden, Olwen was known to be gentle, fragile, and kind, and it was said that white flowers would sprout up in the imprint of her footsteps. As such, her name means “white footprint.” This meaningful choice is the perfect choice to help baby feel connected and rooted to their culture and heritage.
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