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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 "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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 💕