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Gender: Female Pronunciation: muh-VAHN-wee Meaning of Myfanwy: "my lovely little one" Origin of Myfanwy: Welsh

The name Myfanwy is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "my lovely little one". Myfanwy and is often added to lists like Baby Names That Mean Love and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would _____ name her kid?".

From the experts:

Intriguing Old Welsh name being revived there, but would have major pronunciation problems here.

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Famous People Named Myfanwy

Myfanwy "Myf" Shepherd, Australian model
Myfanwy "Myf" Warhurst, Australian radio & TV personality
Myfanwy Waring, Welsh actress
(Blodwen) Myfanwy Haycock, Welsh poet, artist & broadcaster
(Mary) Myfanwy Piper, Welsh art critic & opera librettist
Myfanwy Talog, Welsh actress
Myfanwy Fychan, 14th-century Welshwoman involved in a famous romance with a bard
Eden Myfanwy Cale, American actress; daughter of musician John Cale

Pop Culture References for the name Myfanwy

Myfanwy, the bartender from the TV show Little Britain.
Myfanwy, the pet pterodactyl from TV show Torchwood.
Myfanwy Thomas, the main character of Daniel O'Malley's "The Rook"