Meaning and Origin of Wynne - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Wynne

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Girl name origins & meanings:

  • Welsh : Fair

Girl name variations

Family name origins & meanings:

  • English : variant spelling of Wynn.
  • Welsh : variant of Gwynn.
  • Irish (Connacht) : adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Gaoithin ‘descendant of Gaoithín’ (see Gahan), because Gaelic gaoth also means ‘wind’, and the English surname Wynne was taken as being related to the English vocabulary word wind.