Huw - Meaning of Huw

What does Huw mean?

[ 1 syll. huw, hu-w ] The baby boy name Huw is pronounced as HHYuw †. Huw is used predominantly in Welsh and it is derived from Germanic origins. Huw is a variation of the name Hugh (English).

See also the related categories, welsh and germanic (german).

Huw is uncommon as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly related to Huw, Hugh was the most regularly used.

Baby names that sound like Huw include Hew (Welsh), Hewe (Spanish), Hieu (Vietnamese), Hugh (English), Hai (Vietnamese), Haie (Dutch), Hao (Chinese), Hau (Vietnamese), Haye (Dutch), Hayy, Heh, Hei, Hi, Hiu (Hawaiian), Ho (Chinese and English), Hoa (Vietnamese), Hoh, How, Howe, and Hu.

† English pronunciation for Huw: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"

A famous person named Huw is Huw Wheldon, TV Presenter, born 7 May 1916 - 14 March 1986, Wales.



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