"hound of the plain"

Conway Origin and Meaning

The name Conway is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "hound of the plain".

Once the exclusive property of country signer Conway Twitty, but now might join the in-crowd Connor/Colton/Corbin contingent.

# 936 in the US

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Conway Popularity

Famous People Named Conway

  • Conway Twitty (born Harold Lloyd Jenkins)American country music singer
  • Conway Tearler (born Frederick Conway Levy)American actor
  • Conway Oscar BakerAmerican NFL player
  • Conway BernersLee, English mathematician; father of WWW inventor Tim Berners,Lee
  • Conway HaymanAmerican NFL player
  • Conway Victor SavageAustralian keyboardist of Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds
  • Tim ConwayAmerican comedian/actor

Conway in Pop Culture

  • Myles Conwaycharacter on TV's "The Famous Jett Jackson"
  • James "Jimmy the Gent" Conwaycharacter in film "Goodfellas"