Dilwen - Meaning of Dilwen

What does Dilwen mean?

[ 2 syll. di-lwen, dil-w-en ] The baby girl name Dilwen is pronounced DIHLWehN †. Dilwen has its origins in the Welsh language and it is also used largely in Welsh. The name is derived from the combination of the name Dilys and the Welsh element gwen (meaning 'white, fair, blessed, holy'); the latter is the feminine equivalent of 'gwyn'. Dilwen is the feminine equivalent of the Welsh Dilwyn.

A form of Dilwen is the Welsh diminutive Dilly.

See also the related categories, combination, blessed (holy), element, fair, and welsh.

Dilwen is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Dilwen include Daelyn, Dalene, Dallin, Daylen, Daylin, Daylyn, DeLayney, Delaine, Delayney, Delaynie, Delmi, Delmy, Delun, Delwen, Delwin, Delwyn, Delyne, Diethelm, Dillianne, and Dillon.

† English pronunciation for Dilwen: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"



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