Old English
"God's friend"

Oswin Origin and Meaning

The name Oswin is a boy's name of English origin meaning "God's friend".

Ancient name, near obsolete now, but could make a good alternative to Owen for the adventurous baby namer.

Doctor Who fans will recognize this as part of his companion's name, Clara Oswin Oswald.

# 1528 on Nameberry

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Oswin Popularity

Famous People Named Oswin

  • Saint OswineKing of Deira, England
  • OswineKing of Kent
  • Oswin Harvard GibbsSmith, Dean of Winchester Cathedral

Oswin in Pop Culture

  • Oswin Oswald"Souffle Girl" from Doctor Who