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Winn name meaning

First Name
271
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
22k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Winn mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Winn

User Submitted Origins

Welsh
67%
Scottish
13%
Native American
7%
Slavic
7%
English
7%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from South Africa says the name Winn means "The old, proud name Welsh name Winn is derived from the Welsh word 'gwyn,' which means 'fair' or 'white" and is of Welsh origin.
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International Interest
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Wiktionary
  1. A surname​.
  2. A town in Penobscot County, Maine, United States.
  3. An unincorporated community in Isabella County, Michigan, United States.

Winn was also found in the following language(s): Low German

Notable Persons Named Winn

Notable Persons Named Winn

Winn Schwartau

Winn Schwartau is a computer security expert. Winn was born on July 1st, 1952 in New York City.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Winn

Notable Persons With the Last Name Winn

Kitty Winn

Kitty Winn is an actress and actor. She was most prominent from 1969 to 1984. Kitty was born on February 21st, 1943 in Washington, D.C.

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Billy Winn

Billy Winn is an athlete for the Indianapolis Colts. His most notable accomplishments were from 2012 to present. Billy was born on April 15th, 1989 in Las Vegas.

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Amanda Winn-Lee

Amanda Winn-Lee is a voice actress, writer, and director. Amanda was given the name Amanda Beth Winn on November 14th, 1972 in New York City.

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George Winn

George Winn is an athlete for the Detroit Lions. George was born on November 10th, 1990 in Southfield, Michigan.

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Randy Winn

Randy Winn is a baseball player. Randy was born on June 9th, 1974 in Los Angeles.

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Peter Winn

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  • Matt Winn
    Horse Racing Executive
  • Larry Winn
  • Ross Winn
  • Rowland Winn
  • Jonathan Bowers Winn
  • David W. Winn
  • Ashley Winn
    Soccer Player

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Winn U.S.
  White 75.28% 64.26%
  African American 18.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.30% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.81% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.31% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Winn

People with the last name Winn are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Winn

  • How Popular is the name Winn? Winn is the 23,688th most popular name of all time. As a last name Winn was the 1,611th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Winn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 271 babies born with the first name Winn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Winn to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Winn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Winn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Winn is Sunday, August 17th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Winn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Winn was in 1958 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Winn: The name spelled backwards is Nniw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iwnn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Winn? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 22,316 people with the last name Winn.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Winn? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Winn as their last name.
  • Winn name meaning

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