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Gender: Female Meaning of Winsome: "agreeable, lighthearted" Origin of Winsome: English

The name Winsome is a girl's name of English origin meaning "agreeable, lighthearted". Winsome and is often added to lists like Best One-of-a-Kind Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Sweet, modern descriptive name, but perhaps a little too cute for its own good.

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Famous People Named Winsome

Winsome Evans, Australian early music specialist
Winsome McCaughey, former Lord Mayor of Melbourne, Australia
Winsome Pinnock, English playwright

Pop Culture References for the name Winsome

Winsome Witch, Hanna-Barbera cartoon character
This tended to be used when Winnie and similar names were still in use (from the 1860s until the 1930s), but it was never frequent.