Welsh Girls names

in Meanings of Welsh names

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AberfaFrom the mouth of the river
AberthaSacrifice
AdainWinged
AdaraCatches birds
AddfwynGentle, meek, mild
AderynA bird
AelwenFair browed
AelwydFrom the hearth
AeresWelsh name for heiress
AeronCeltic goddess of battle and slaughter, Agrona
AeronaFemale version of Aeron
AeronwenFair
AfanenRaspberry
AfonName of a river
AlawWater lily or Melody
AlisWelsh form of Alice
AlwenA river in Clwyd
AlwenaVariant of Alwen
AmserTime
AneiraTruly golden
AngharadFree from shame/Much loved
AngwenVery handsome
AnnaName of one of King Arthur’s sisters
AnnwylBeloved
AnwenVery fair or blessed
AnwynVariant of Anwen
AranrhodHuge round wheel
ArgelRefuge
ArglwyddesRegal lady
ArgoelOmen
ArialVigorous
ArianellSilver
ArianwenWhite, fair, blessed, shining, holy
ArlaisFrom the temple
ArmesProphetess
ArthesFemale bear
ArwenFemale version of Arwyn
ArwyddSign
AsgreHeart
AuresGold
AuronGold, a divine ending
AwelGentle breeze
AylwenA fair brow
BanonFrom a word meaning queen
BegwShort form of Megan
BerthBeautiful
BerthogWealthy
BethanA form of Elizabeth
BetrysThe blessed one
BlodeuweddAppears like flowers
BlodeuynFlower
BlodwenWhite flower
BranwenBeautiful
BregusFrail
BriallenPrimrose
BrinA hill
BronShort for Bronwen
BronwenWhite
BronwynFair breast
BuddugVictory
CadwynBright chain
CaethesSlave
CafellOracle
CaitrinPure
CanaidSong
CariTo love, friend
CarrylLove
CarysThe beloved one
CatrinPure
CeinwenBlessed and fair
CeriTo love
CeridwenFair poetry
CerwenWhite
CorsenReed
CragenShell
CranogwenLinked to the place Llangrannog
CreirwyDaughter of the goddess Ceridwen
CrisiantLike a crystal
CristynWelsh version of Christine
CymreigesA woman of Wales
DafinaWelsh form of Davina
DaronOak, of the divine ending
DelPretty
DeliaDark or black sorrow
DelythNeat and pretty
DerrenBird
DerrythOf the Oak
DerwenFrom the oak tree
DerynBird
DicraSlow
DifyrAmusing
DilwenFemale version of Dilwyn
DilysGenuine
Don/DonaGoddess in Welsh mythology
DruantiaA Celtic goddess
DrysiThorn
DwynPleasant, agreeable, holy
DwynwenThe Welsh patron saint of lovers
DylisSincere
EbrillApril, one born in April
EfaAlive/Welsh form of Eve
EilianThe name of a Welsh saint
EilunedMuch or greatly desired
EilwenWhite brow
EiraSnow
EirianwenSplendid, shining, holy, pure, bright
EiriolSnowdrop
EirlysSnowdrop
ElenBright light/Welsh form of Ellen
EleriName of a river in Ceredigion and a 5th century saint
ElunedMuch or greatly desired
Emlin/EmlynPlace name in West Wales
EnfysRainbow
EnidQuiet woman, Soul
EnrhydregDaughter of Tuduathar of Welsh tales
EponaGoddess associated with horses
ErdudvylDaughter of Tryffin of Welsh tales
EresWonderful
EsylltShe who is gazed at
EurneidDaughter of Clydno in Welsh tales
EurolwynDaughter of Gwydolwyn in Welsh tales
FfanciFancy
FfionFoxglove
FflurFlower
FfraidWelsh form of Brigid, an Irish saint
FilomenaSong lover, Friend, Lover of the moon
GaenorForm of Gwenhyvar
GaranStork
GarwenA mistress of King Arthur
GaynorVariation of Gaenor
GladysLand, nation, sovereignty
GlainJewel
GlendaPure good
GlennaFrom the valley or glen
GlenysRiverbank, shore
GlesniBlue
GlynisLittle valley
GoewynFrom the Mabinogion
GoleuddyddBright day
GorawenJoy
GrugHeather
GwanwynSpring
GwawrDawn
GwenWhite, fair, white wave
GwenantFair stream
GwendaWhite, shining, holy
GwendolenWhite ring
GwendolynWhite brow
GwenerWelsh version of Venus, goddess of love
GwenethWhite, blessed, fortunate
GwenfrewyA Welsh saint
GwenhwyfarShining or holy spirit
GwenithWheat
GwenllianShining or holy stream
GwennanDaughter of Brychan, a 5th century king
GwennoNickname for Gwen
GwenythWheat
GwladysLand, nation, sovereignty
GwlithenDewdrop
GwylanSeagull
GwyndolynLittle valley
GwyneiraWhite snow
Gwynn/GwynneWhite, blessed, fortunate
HafSummer
HafganSummer song
HafrenGoddess of the river Severn
HeleddGoodness
HeuldysSun setting on the hill
HeulwenSunshine
HeulynRay of sunshine
HywelaEminent
IdelleWelsh form of Ida
IfannaFemale version of the name Ifan
InaDaughter of Ceredig
IolaWorth, value
IonaFrom Ionawr, Welsh word for January
IrwenFemale version of Irwyn
IsoldeFair one
JennaWhite wave, White spirit, White cheeked
LeriShort form of Meleri, Eleri and Teleri
LiliWelsh form of Lily
LiliwenWhite lily
LilybetGod’s promise
LinetteIdol
LlianShort form of Gwenllian
LlinosWelsh word for linnet, a bird
LlioShort form of Gwenllian
LlionPet form of Gwenllian
LowriCrown of laurels
LunedFrom Eluned
Lyn/LynneVariant of Lynn
LynnLake
MabliLoveable
MadlenWelsh form of Magdalene
MaelonaDivine Princess
MaiMay
MairWelsh form of Mary
MairwenFair Mary
MaledisantIll Speech
MaliWelsh form of Molly
MalltWelsh form of Matilda
ManonQueen
MargedWelsh form of Margaret
MeaganStrong
MediSeptember
Megan /MegannStrong
MeinirSlender, tall
MelangellWelsh patron saint of animals
MeleriSt. David’s grandmother
MeredithProtector of the sea
MereridPearl
Meri/Meridith/MerryProtector of the sea
MerielBright sea
ModlenTower
ModronMother
MonMon, the mother of Wales
MonaPlace name
MorcanBright sea
MorfuddGreat benefit
Morgan/Morgana/MorganicaWhite sea, Bright, Dweller by the sea
MorwenMaiden
MyfanwySweet lady
MyfiShort form of Myfanwy
NerysLord
Nest/NestaWelsh version of Agnes
NiaLustre, sheen, brilliance
Non/NonaMother of St. David, patron saint of Wales
Olwen/Olwenna/Olwin/OlwynWhite footprint
OwenaBorn to nobility
PaderauRosery
PetraWelsh feminine form of Peter
PhilomenSong lover, Friend, Lover of the moon
RhanFate
RhawnCoarse or long hair
RhedynFern
Rhiain/RhianMaiden
Rhiannon/Rhianon/RianneGreat queen, Witch
RhianwenShining maiden/Fair maiden
RhondaGrand
RhonwenWhite or fair-haired
RhosynRose
RowenaWhite or fair-haired
SaffirSapphire
SaraWelsh form of Sarah
SerenStar
SiânGod’s gracious gift
SionedWelsh form of Janet
SiwanBright as the sun
TalaithDiadem
TalarFrom the headland in the field
TanwenShining or holy fire
TarranFrom the knoll
TegwenPretty, fine, shining
TelynHarp
TesniWarmth from the sun, magical sun
TirionGentle, happy
TiwlipTulip
TorethAbundant
TorlanFrom the river bank
TristanaClamour
UnaWhite wave
ValaChosen
VanoraWhite wave
WendaVariant of Gwendolyn
YsbailConsecrated to God
YseultForm of Isolde

 

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