Name Guinevere Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Guinevere

6546

Guinevere is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Guinevere

Guinevere derived from the Welsh name Gwenhwyfar and is a name of the Arthurian legend. She is the wife of king Arthur and lover of Lancelot. The modern form of the name is Jennifer.

What is the meaning of the name Guinevere?

Guinevere means “white fairy” or “white phantom” (from Welsh “gwyn/gwen” = white/fair/blessed + “hwyfar” = smooth/soft or phantom/spirit/fairy).

Pronunciation of Guinevere

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Popularity of the name Guinevere

The name Guinevere is ranked #6546 overall.

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