Renwick - Meaning of Renwick

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[ 2 syll. re-nwi-(c)(k), ren-w-ick ] The baby boy name Renwick is pronounced REHNWihK †. Renwick's language of origin is Old English. Renwick is of the meaning 'Hrafn's farm; farm by the river Raven'. The first name is derived from the surname, which is itself from the place name of the village Renwick in Cumbria, England. The old form of the place name was Rauenwich, which could be from the personal name Hrafn or hroefn as the first element, and wic (meaning 'dwelling, farm, dairy farm') as the second. The element hroefn refers to the river Raven, known for its dark water. The locational name could thus mean either Hrafns farm' or 'farm by the river Raven'.

Variants of Renwick include Renwic, Renwik, Renwyc, Renwyck, and Renwyk.

See also the related categories, dark, river, english, village, element, farm, and raven.

Renwick is not popular as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Renwick include Renwic, Renwik, Renwyc, Renwyck, Renwyk, Raama, Rahmos, Rameez, Ramiz, Ramos, Ramsay, Ramsee, Ramses, Ramsey, Ramsi, Ramsie, Ramsy, Ramzee, Ramzey, and Ramzi.

† English pronunciation for Renwick: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"



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