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Gender: M Meaning of Baldwin: "brave friend" Origin of Baldwin: German

One "bald" name we can get behind, thanks to pioneering African-American author James Baldwin--though the name is now also associated with the Baldwin brothers, particularly Alec.

Famous People Named Baldwin

Baldwin I-V, Kings of Jerusalem
Baldwin I-VIII, Counts of Flanders
Baldwin I and II, Latin Emperors
Baldwin II-VI, Counts of Hainaut
Baldwin II, Count of Boulogne
Baldwin of Forde, Archbishop of Canterbury
Baldwin de Redvers, 1st and 2nd Earls of Devon
Baldwin Leighton, 7th Baronet, English politician
Baldwin of Biggar, Sheriff of Lanark/Clydesdale
Stanley Baldwin, British prime minister
Alec, Daniel and William Baldwin, American actor brothers

Pop Culture References for the name Baldwin

Baldwyn, Baldwynn, Baldewin, Bald, Baldwinn, Baudwin

Baldwin's International Variations

Baudouin, Baudoin (French)