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Gender: Male Pronunciation: BLETH-in Meaning of Bleddyn: "wolf's cub" Origin of Bleddyn: Welsh

The name Bleddyn is a boy's name of Welsh origin meaning "wolf's cub". Bleddyn and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Safe, Brave or Guilty Pleasure".

From the experts:

Unusual two-syllable choice with a real pronunciation challenge.

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Pop Culture References for the name Bleddyn

Blethyn Llywarch, who marries Ceridwen Morgan (one of Huw's three sisters) in the 1939 novel 'How Green Was My Valley' by Richard Llewellyn


amberdaydream Says:


The Dd sound is pronounced like the TH in father, heather, mother, then, etc., as opposed to the TH in think or three.