Gender: Male Pronunciation: DAH-vith Origin of Dafydd: Welsh variation of David Meaning of David: Hebrew, "beloved"

Dafydd Origin and Meaning

The name Dafydd is a boy's name of Welsh origin.

Extremely common in Wales and England, Dafydd would likely leave some non-Welsh speakers confused at first. But we love the soft, lispy quality this variation offers.

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Pop Culture References for the name Dafydd

Daffy, Deicÿn, Dafi, Dai, Deio, Deian, Dei


KLGG88 Says:


Husband is Welsh. I like Dafydd, but only as a middle name. Americans would struggle to pronounce this regularly!