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The Latest News for Welsh Girls Names. Here you’ll find our latest information and news related to the names of Welsh girls or offers that we think you might be interested in.

Delyth

Name Delyth

Delyth is an attractive Welsh girl’s name. This name has been a fashionable baby names in Wales over the last few decades. You’ll see the meaning of the name, its popularity in Wales and if there are any people in public eye called Delyth.

Meaning and Origin

Delyth is from the word ‘del’ that means ‘pretty’.

Popularity

Delyth is not currently in the top 100 Welsh girl’s name according to data released about baby names in Wales in 2011.

Famous People Called Ruby

We could not find too many people with the name Delyth, only Delyth Evans who was a Welsh Labour politician. Post you comments below if you know of any celebrities with the 1st name Delyth.

Resources

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Bronwen

Bronwen

Bronwen is a lovely Welsh girl’s name and the name is even popular in countries outside Wales.

Meaning

Bronwen is composed of two elements Bron (fron, which means breast) and wen (gwen, which is the female Welsh word for white or pure in early Welsh).

Popularity

Bronwen is not in the top 100 baby girl’s name in Wales in 2013 (statistics released by the Government).

Famous People Called Bronwen

Here is a brief list of a few people in the public eye with the first name Bronwen:

  • Bronwen Hughes – A Canadian film director who worked on the film Forces of Nature.
  • Bronwen Maddox – A journalist who worked for the Times and Financial Times.
  • Post your comment of other famous people with the name Bronwen.

Useful Resources

  • If you found this page helpful you’ll also be interested in our comprehensive list of Welsh girl’s names.
  • Help choosing a Welsh baby name.
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  • You might also be interested in the name Branwen.

Beca

Name Beca

Beca is a Welsh pet form of the name Rebecca. In Wales Beca is a name on its own rights.

Meaning of the Name Beca

The girl’s name Beca originates from the name Rebecca.  An English variation of on Rebecca is Becky.  The ‘Merched Beca’ (Rebecca’s daughters) was the name of the gangs who fought for fairer tax system in Wales during the 19th century.

Popularity of the Name

Although Beca is not in the top 100 Welsh baby girl’s name in the 2011 Baby Name for Girls study by the office of National Statistics it is a common name and can be found throughout Wales.

Famous People Called Beca

We couldn’t find too many people in the public eye with the name Beca. Please post your comments at the bottom of this page if you think anyone deserves a mention.

  • Beca Evans – is a Welsh author who writes books for children.

Resources

  1. See our Welsh girl’s names list great if you are looking for babies names.
  2. Information and advice on choosing a Welsh baby name.
  3. Great offers on baby products can be found here.

Blodwen

Welsh Name Blodwen

Blodwen is a lovely Welsh girl’s name. Learn about the meaning popularity of the name and much more.

Meaning of the Name

The name Blodwen means white, pure and flower. It is comprised of 2 different elements – blodau (flower) and wen (from the female form of white).

Popularity of Blodwen

Blowden is a popular name and you’ll find this name in classrooms throughout the country however, Blodwen is not currently in the top 100 girl’s baby names in Wales (according to the latest figures from the Office of National Statistics).

Famous People Called Blodwen

We couldn’t find any famous people with the first name of Blodwen. However Blodwen Jones was character in a trilogy of books written by Bethan Gwanas for Welsh learners. It’s the Welsh equivalent to Bridges Jones’s Diary.

Resources

If you are looking for other Welsh girls names see our comprehensive list -it’s great for Welsh baby names.

 

Angharad

Angharad Name

Welsh Name Angharad - Word Cloud
Angharad – Word Cloud

Angharad is a Welsh girls name and it is a name that has been popular over the centuries.

Angharad was the lover of Peredur according to the Mabinogion tales.

Meaning of the Name Angharad

Angharad means an increasing ‘an’ and love ‘c^ar’.

Popularity of the Name

The latest statics from the Office of National Statistics do not place Angharad in its top 100 baby names in Wales.

Famous People

Here’s a list of people in the public eye with the first name Angharad:

  • Angharad Mair – is a Welsh television presenter and is known for presenting the Welsh current affairs show Heno
  • Angharad Tomos – is a Welsh language campaigner and author.
  • Angharad Mary Rees – was an actress who starred in many tv shows and films including The Avengers and Under Milk Wood.

Resources

If you are interested in other Welsh girl’s names see our comprehensive list, Ideal for Welsh baby names.

Catrin

Catrin a Welsh Girl’s Name

Catrin is a popular and beautiful Welsh girl’s name. The name remains as popular as ever with many parents calling their baby Catrin.

Meaning of the name Catrin

Catrin is the Welsh name for Katherine.

Popularity of the Name

Catrin was in the 100 most popular baby names in Wales in 2010 and it was ranked in 94th position by the ONS. However, the name had dropped out of the top 100 names in 2011.

Famous People Called Catrin

Here a list of a few public figures with Catrin as the first name:

  • Catrin Aaron a Welsh actress who has starred in the tv show Casualty.
  • CATRIN COLLIER is an author.
  • Catrin Finch was the official harpist to the Prince of Wales.

Useful Resources

See our comprehensive list of Welsh girl’s names and tools to help you choose a Welsh name for your baby girl.

Bethan

Name Bethan

Bethan is a common girl’s name that is especially popular in Wales.

Meaning of the name Bethan

Bethan is a Welsh name that originates from the name Elizabeth.

Popularity of the Name

Bethan is the 85th most popular baby name in Wales from the latest statistics making it the 12th most popular Welsh name. In 2010 this name was in 67th position.

Famous People

Here is a brief list of people who are known in Wales and possibly beyond who have the first name Bethan.

  • Bethan Jenkins – Is a politician for Plaid Cymru and Welsh assembly member.
  • Bethan Elfin – Is a Welsh radio and television presenter.
  • Bethan Gwanas – Is a Welsh language writer who writes for learners, teens and adults.
  • Bethan Hanks – Is an actress who has starred in both television productions and films

Useful Resources

If you are interested in Welsh girl’s names see our comprehensive list of names. Ideal if you are looking name for your baby.

Cadi

Name Cadi

Many parents decide to call their baby Cadi and it is one of the most popular Welsh girl’s names currently in Wales.

Meaning of the Name Cadi

The origin of the name Cadi comes from the pet name for Catrin but these days the name in its own rights.

Popularity of Cadi

Cadi is the 76th most popular baby’s name in Wales (latest figures from the Office of National Statistics). It is the 11th most popular Welsh name.

Famous People Called Cadi

No famous people or the celebrity’s were found with the name of Cadi. If you know of any famous people with the name of Cadi please post your comments at the bottom of this page.

Resources

See our comprehensive list of Welsh girl’s names ideal if you are looking for a name for your baby.

Lowri

The Name Lowri

Lowri is a popular Welsh girl’s name.

Meaning of the Name

Lowri is the Welsh name for Laura.

Popularity of Lowri

Lowri is the 51st most popular baby name in Wales according to the latest government statistics. The same study shows that Lowri is the 7th most popular Welsh girl’s name.

Famous People with the Name Lowri

  • Lowri Turnet – a TV presenter and journalist who specialises in nutrition and hypnotherapy.
  • Lowri Morgan – a TV presenter and athlete.
  • Lowri Evans – is a singer and song writer.

If you know of other famous people with the name Lowri post your comments at the bottom of this page.

Resources

To discover other Welsh girl’s names see our comprehensive list and for information on Welsh baby names.

Elin Name

Name Elin

Elin is a popular and attractive Welsh girl’s name.

Meaning/Origin of the Name Elin

The origin of Elin is from the name Elen.

Popularity of the Name

Elin was the 62nd most popular baby name in Wales in 2011 (figures from the ONS). The statistics also reported that Elin was also the 10th most popular Welsh baby girl’s name in Wales.

Name Elin – Famous people

Here is a list of some famous people with the first name called Elin:

  • Elin Jones – is a Welsh Paid Cymru politician and Welsh Assembly member.
  • Elin Manahan Thomas – is soprano singer and is known for singing Baroque music.
  • Elin Fflur Jones – is a Welsh language singer from Anglesey in North Wales.
  • Elin Nordegren – is a Swedish model and ex-wife of Tiger Woods.

Resources

Discover the beauty of other Welsh girl’s names. Ideal if you are looking for a name for your baby.