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Gender: Female Meaning of Gaynor: "white and smooth, soft" Origin of Gaynor: Welsh

The name Gaynor is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "white and smooth, soft". Gaynor and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names from Ancient Cultures and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding Then Eliminating -- Girls Themed".

From the experts:

Gaynor is an early androgynous name with a positive association, related to the Cornish megahit name Jennifer.

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Pop Culture References for the name Gaynor

Gayner, Gayna, Gaenor

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I'm Dakota Says:


The gay is way too strong in this one.

Zelliew Says:


I'd steer clear of Gaynor

JazzieJonez Says:


This is such a cute sounding name ^-^

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senseandsensibility Says:


Like it much more than Jennifer. It's so unusual.