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Gender: F Meaning of Branwen: "blessed raven" Origin of Branwen: Celtic

This is an attractive Celtic mythological name, popular in Wales and a cousin of the better known Bronwyn. In Welsh mythology, Branwen was turned into a bird.

Famous People Named Branwen

Branwen Gwyn, Welsh TV presenter

Pop Culture References for the name Branwen

Branwen, beautiful daughter of Llyr in the medieval Welsh "Mabinogi," married the King of Ireland
Branwen Maddox O'Keefe, mother of Calvin O'Keefe in Madeleine L'Engle's book "A Swiftly Tilting Planet"