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Gender: Female Meaning of Arianwen: "white, fair, blessed" Origin of Arianwen: Welsh

The name Arianwen is a girl's name meaning "white, fair, blessed". Arianwen and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Blessed and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Rarely heard outside of Wales, Arianwen is one of many pretty wen-ending names prominent in ancient Welsh legend.

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Famous People Named Arianwen

Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood, Australian actress

Pop Culture References for the name Arianwen

Arianwen, character in 2012 film "California Solo"
Welsh pronunciation: ar-YAN-wen
Related: Arianell, Arianrhod, Aryanhwy, Eirianwen


cabosanmucus Says:


I am falling in love with Arianwen. At first I was like hmm...I like it but something isn't right. But now I just love it. 😍

EW314 Says:


Love this! I'd use it in a heartbeat if I didn't love Ariadne just a touch more.

Guest Says:


putting this on my guilty pleasure list.

lottalove99 Says:


Love this name, its so pretty and not too out there, what with Aria and Ariana being so popular 💕