November 01, 2021 2 min read

Welsh Names for Girls

This list of 25 names doesn't claim to be the most poplar Welsh names for girls in Wales. They are beautiful names and all are in current use. Here are the names together with their meaning or background information. 
 Name Meaning
or Background Information
Alaw  Melody
Angharad Much Loved
Alys Welsh spelling of Alice
Awel Gentle Breeze
Beca Named after Rebecca of the Rebecca Riots
Blodwen White or fair flower
Bronwen Fair breasted
Eira Snow
Eirianwen Pure, Bright


Enfys Rainbow
Ffion Foxgloves
Fflur Flora
Gwawr Dawn
Gwenllian Dirived from White and Flaxen
Haf Summer
Heddwen Peace
Heulwen Subshine
Lowri Welsh equivalent of Laura
Rhian Maiden
Rhianwen Fair Maiden
Rhianon Greet Queen from Celtic history
Seren Star
Siriol Cheerful
Tegwen Fair, lovely Shinning


About FelinFach

Our company, FelinFach Natural Textiles is located in the heart of the Preseli area of Pembrokeshire near to Boncath. We design Welsh blankets and the iconic Welsh Tapestry blankets which are traditionally woven at Welsh mills. We also design and make natural hand dyed yarn, cotton, silk and wool scarves and other handmade products, all available in our yarn store and shop. We also offer Welsh tartansSheepskin Rugs, Gift Cards and tools and books for crafters and knitters - Cocoknits, Laine, Amirisu and Making to name a few! Lastly, craft courses on hand dyeing with 100% natural dyes in the purpose designed FelinFach Dye Studio. We are a proud supporter of the Campaign for Wool, All Things Wales and Global Welsh.

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