Breton contraction of Mari and Gwenn

Maiwenn Origin and Meaning

The name Maiwenn is a girl's name .

French actress and film director Maïwenn Le Besco uses only her striking given name professionally; it’s a contraction of Mari (the Breton form of Marie) and Gwenn ("white, fair, blessed"). The name has been moderately popular in France since the early 1990s, and currently ranks at around #200.