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Boy Name: Merwin

Name: Merwin
Pronunciation: \m(e)-rwin, mer-win\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: sea friend
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Merwyn, Marwin, Merwinn
Similar Names: Berwin, Derwin, Kerwin, Medwin, Melwin, Merlin
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 8630


Merwin \m(e)-rwin, mer-win\ as a boy's name is a variant of Marvin (Welsh) and Mervin (Old Welsh), and the meaning of Merwin is "sea friend".

The baby name Merwin sounds like Merwyn, Marwin and Merwinn. Other similar baby names are Berwin, Derwin, Kerwin, Medwin, Melwin and Merlin.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Merwin.


Merwin is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#8630 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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