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Boy Name: Merwyn

Name: Merwyn
Pronunciation: \m(e)-rw-yn\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: sea friend; town by the lake
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Merwin, Marwynn, Marwin, Merwinn
Similar Names: Berwyn, Derwyn, Kerwyn, Mervyn, Medwyn, Melwyn, Merlyn


Merwyn \m(e)-rw-yn\ as a boy's name is a variant of Marvin (Welsh), Merton (Old English) and Mervin (Old Welsh), and the meaning of Merwyn is "sea friend; town by the lake".

The baby name Merwyn sounds like Merwin, Marwynn, Marwin and Merwinn. Other similar baby names are Berwyn, Derwyn, Kerwyn, Mervyn, Medwyn, Melwyn and Merlyn.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Merwyn.


Merwyn 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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