US Popularity:11599
Meaning:White footprint
Here is a name that will make a long-lasting impression! Olwyn is a feminine name of Welsh origin. This enduring choice is a popular one in Wales and has an interesting history in Welsh mythology. Olwyn, or Olwen, is the child of Ysbaddaden, the giant, and is the heroine of the story Culhwch and Olwen. The meaning of this name, “white foot,” comes from the legend of Olwyn being so gentle and fragile that white flowers would sprout up in her footprints. This name will surely encourage your little one to be both kind of heart and proud of their heritage.

Olwyn Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2015
- 10732
from 1970
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