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Boy Name: Delwyn

Name: Delwyn
Pronunciation: \d(e)-lw-yn\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Delwyn's also a girl name)
Meaning: godly friend; proud friend; bright friend
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Delwynn, Delwin, Dalwyn
Similar Names: Derwyn, Kelwyn, Melwyn, Selwyn, Welwyn


Delwyn \d(e)-lw-yn\ as a boy's name is a variant of Delvin (Old English, Irish), and the meaning of Delwyn is "godly friend; proud friend; bright friend".

The baby name Delwyn sounds like Delwynn, Delwin and Dalwyn. Other similar baby names are Derwyn, Kelwyn, Melwyn, Selwyn and Welwyn.


Delwyn is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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