English, Dutch, Frisian
"marshland; peace"

Fen Origin and Meaning

The name Fen is a boy's name meaning "marshland; peace".

In English, a fen is a wetland fed by surface and/or groundwater. In Dutch and Frisian, it's a traditional diminutive of names containing the element frid, meaning "peace". Either way, Fen makes a fresh alternative to fashionable Finn.

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