Welsh baby names

Updated: April 9th, 2024

Welsh is a small country located in UK and it is the homeland of Arthurian legends. Welsh baby names sound rhythmic and beautiful and these names originated in the Celtic language.

Although the mother tongue of Wales sounds a little bit harsh and disjointed to the ears, but the Wales baby names are very poetic and roll down the tongue rhythmically. During ancient times, Wales babies were given their father’s given or forename as their first name and this naming system is known as patronymic naming system. Hence the family name gets change in the successive generation. At the turn of 15th century, the patronymic naming pattern got ended and the Welsh families began adopting permanent surnames.

Below is the complete list of 700 Welsh baby names for your reference.

Well-Born, Born of Yew, The Lord is Gracious, Youth
The Sea, Son of the Waves
Lake Colony, Lithe
Quarrel, Katharina, The Element Gaudere Which Means to Rejoice, Sea
Gaelic, My Father is Joyful, Blessed, White
Yahweh is Gracious, Born of Yew, Young Warrior, Right Handed
Son of Bryce
Son of Madoc
Son of David, Beloved, Surname
My God is Yahweh, Eliane, Kind, Peaceful Ruler
Zealous, Ardent, Fiery, Ardor
Bright Sea, Sea-Born
Falke, White Hawk
Mythological Beast, Griffin, Hooked Nose, A Fox
Quick-moving, Speckled, Noble, Son of a Nobleman
Castle, Fortress
Son of Cadán
Zealous, Enthusiasm, Fiery, Ardor
Bright, Warrior's Son, The Eastern Sky, Little Battle
Masculine, Abbreviation of Andrew, Brave, Wise
Son, Small Victorious One
Grace, Lynn
A Welsh River Name, Endurance, Passion, Cactus Fruit
Ardor, Ardent, Zealous, Fiery
Beautiful, White Ring, Fair Bow, Goddess of the Moon
The Word Bryn with the Meaning Hill, Hill
Fearless Leader, High Summit Greatest Champion, Royal Chieftain, Keen Power
Smooth, White Spirit, Fair One, Shining
Happiness, First Born Daughter, Blessed Peace, Diminutive of Winston
Maredudd, Sea Lord, Wealth and Work
Lord of Fiery, Study, Impulsive, A Prophet's Name
Large Homestead, Big Village, Temperate Man, Prudent
The Stone, Form of Peter, Rock
Pure, Fair Phantom, Well Born, Yahweh is Gracious
Lightning, Enlightenment, Sea
Great, Famous and Friend, Sea Lover, Eminent Marrow
Happy, Holy, White Ring, Fair
Son of Bryce
Frewi, Holy, Peace Friend, Fair Reconciliation
The Elements Ar Meaning Gold, From Adria
Narrow, The Element Gaudere Which Means to Rejoice, Strait, Victory
The Elements Gwen Meaning White Fair Blessed Holy, Soft
Kenya, Pretty, Too: the Fire of Births
Diminutive of Margaret, Strong and Capable, Precious, Pearl
Thanks to God
Noble, High Woman Invented By J
Noble Race, Yew
Rigantona Meaning Great Queen, Nymph, Goddess
Ruler of the Sea, Famous Power, Maurice, Dark Skinned
Doe, Fair, Good-looking, Beautiful
Small, Little One
God is My Helper, My God is Yahweh
Celtic Form of Ambrose
Mercy, Help, Snow
Great Queen, The Maiden
White, Fair, Light Blonde, Friend
Son of Madoc
Wales, Change
Strong, Honored, Hill, Vigilant
Happiness, White
Gray-Haired, Grey, Sacred, The Gray Ones
Descendant of Rian, Little Ruler, Kingly, Ryan is an Irish Baby Name That Means King
Son of Henry, Greatest Champion, Royal Rulers, High Hill
Blind, Sixth
Descendant of Tadhgan
Faith, The Fair, Hero, Beautiful
Son of Bryce
Greatest, Very Great, From Wales, Welshman
The Elements Muir Meaning Sea, Dune, Small Falcon, Hand to Magic
From the Holy River
Soul Life, Purity, Spirit, Quiet Woman
Spotted, Son of a Nobleman, Great Ambition, Noble
Son of Evan, The Lord is Gracious
Sacred, Grey, The Hollow, Gray
Blessed Reconciliation, Holy, Joy and Peace, Fair
Gift of God
Surname, From the Broad Ridge, Brother, Form of Roderick
White, Happiness
Female Version of Evan, Young Fighter, Right Handed
Friendly, The Word Eilun with the Meaning Likeness Image Idol, Gentle, Lin
Bow Army, Archer-Soldier Bowman, Yew Wood, Composition
Gladiolus Flower, Disabled, Lame, Note to the Gender of Claudius
Wise, God is Gracious
Intelligent, Help, Lord of the Earth, The Element Aed Meaning Fire
Wales, Change
People's Friend
Ardent, Son of Rhys, Prize
Fair Raven Dark Beauty, Gwen, Bran
Legendary Celtic Hero, Riot, Tumult
Strong, Possibly: the Friendly, Spear and Hard, Gentle
Son of a Loving People
A Lighthearted Man
Heavenly, Blind One, Sixth, Divine
Sea Lover, Famous Friend, Form of Marvin, Marrow
Tribe near the Black Sea, Rock
Love, One who is Dearly Loved
From the Elder Tree Island, Cheerful
Feminine of Ryan, From Adria, Love, Happiness and Luck
Fearless Leader, High Summit Greatest Champion, Royal Chieftain, Keen Power
Young Warrior, Right Handed, God is Merciful, Born of Yew
Spelling Variant of Cambria Referring to Wales, From Wales
Living One, Good News, Inspired By a Field Name, Life-giving
Luck, Rhythmic Flow of Sounds, Rhythm, Pure
White Hawk
Change, Wales
Jehovah has been Gracious, The Best, God's Grace
Hardworking, Variant of the French Emmeline, The Element Amal Meaning Work, Waterfall
The Elements Gwen Meaning White Fair Blessed Holy, Soft
Young Fighter, Luck, Happiness, Winner
Very Beautiful
Prince, Fierce Warrior, Lord, Strong Chief
Lord, A Fox, Hooked Nose, Mythological Beast
Holy, Most Venerable, To Sing
Land of Eoghan, Young Soldier, A County in Northern Ireland
Friend, Complexion, White, Handsome
Shining, White and Smooth, Little Bird, Patience
Circling Sea, Great and Bright
White Circle Moon
Defender, Mount
Kind, Young, The Maiden, Queen
Strong, Honored, Vigilant, Hill
Shining, White, Fair, Soft
Blessed Peace, Holy, Frewi, Fair Reconciliation
Man of Honour, High-Minded, Gold
My God has Sworn, My God is Abundance
Elf Wise Friend, Fair Bow
Most Holy Woman, To Sing, Peace
Bright in Mind and Spirit, Heart
Shining Brow, Bright, End
The Maiden
Born from the Yew Tree, Youth
From the Latin Cecilia, Sixth, Blind
Prized, Beloved, Form of David, Dear One
Beloved, Grace, The Element Car Which Means Love, Kindness
Fair Lady, God Protects My House, Beautiful, Composition Presumably from Iron
Wealthy, Rich Ruler, Powerful
Resembling a Lion, Ruling
Ruler King
Chief, Prince, Lord, Fierce Warrior
Greatest, A Short Form of Maxwell, By the Great Stream, Little Maximus
Clean and Good, Divine Goodness, Pure, Valley
Loved By God, Goddess
Friend, The Element Wine Meaning Friend
A Monsoon Flower, Greatest Champion
The Maiden, Young
Greta, Presumably Inspired By a Family Name, From Araines, Oak Tree
White Ring
White Wave, Holy, Smooth, Fair One
Having Good Health
Diminutive of Jane and Jennifer, Fair One, God is Merciful, Soft
Welshman, Young Warrior, From Wales, Right Handed
Magdalena, Marlene, Mary
Fame, Powerful, Rich, Glory
Will and Helmet, Valley, Resolute Protector, Will-helmet
The Elements Gwen Meaning White Fair Blessed Holy
Friendly, Gentle, Lin, The Word Eilun with the Meaning Likeness Image Idol
White Ring
White and Smooth, Soft
Gift of God, Welshman, Merciful, From Wales
A Lighthearted Man
He who Supplants, Supplanter, Yahweh May Protect, Jacob
Yew, God is Merciful, Shrub
White, Happiness
Gwen Which Means White Fair Blessed Holy
The Elements Car Meaning Love
Reasonable, The Element Justus Meaning Just Righteous Fair, True, Good Think
Famous, Struggle
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