[ 2 syll. e-lwy(n), el-w-yn ] The baby boy name Elwyn is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is EHLWihN †. Elwyn is used chiefly in the English language, and it is derived from Old English, Germanic, and Welsh origins.
Elwyn is a variant of the name Alvin (English).
Elwyn is also a variant of the name Alwin (English, German, Portuguese, and Dutch) in the English language.
Elwyn is also a variant of the name Alwyn (English and Welsh).
Elwyn is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1912, 0.010% of baby boys were given the name Elwyn. Its ranking then was #595. The baby name has since markedly declined in popularity, and is today of sporadic use. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Elwyn, Alvin was the most popular in 2018. Elwyn has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.
† Pronunciation for Elwyn: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"