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Updated June 9, 2019

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : To shine

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : from the Old English personal name Goldwine, composed of the elements gold ‘gold’ + wīn ‘friend’.
  • Jewish : Americanization of a like-sounding Ashkenazic surname.

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