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Girl Name: Gwenith

Name: Gwenith
Pronunciation: \g-wenith, gwe-ni-th\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: happiness
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Gwynith, Gwenita, Gweneth
Variant forms: Gwenyth


Gwenith \g-wenith, gwe-ni-th\ as a girl's name is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Gwenith is "happiness". Variant of Gwyneth, probably influenced by the Welsh word "gwenith" meaning "wheat", and used in poetry to mean "the favourite" or "the pick of the lot".

Gwenith has 1 variant form: Gwenyth.

Baby names that sound like Gwenith are Gwynith, Gwenita and Gweneth.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Gwenith.


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

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