[ 3 syll. gwen-(l)lian, gw-enlli-an ] The baby girl name Gwenllian is pronounced as GWehNHHLIY-aeN †. Gwenllian is an English and Welsh name of Welsh origin. It is derived from the elements 'gwen' meaning white, fair, blessed, holy ; 'lliant' flood, flow. The name has sometimes been taken to mean 'white foam' in reference to a pale complexion. It was borne by 12th-century Welsh royalty.
The name Gwenlian (Welsh) is a variation of Gwenllian.
Gwen (Welsh short form) is another variant of Gwenllian.
Gwenllian is infrequently used as a baby name for girls. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names. Out of the group of girl names directly linked to Gwenllian, Gwen was the most widely used in 2018.
A baby name that sounds like Gwenllian is the name Gwenlyn (Welsh).
† Pronunciation for Gwenllian: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)"