Nelwyn Name Meaning & Origin
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Nelly-wynny is what my mom always called me growing up
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As near as I can gather, the Old English name Nel (or Nelle) means torch. Wynn is German for White, fair, blessed. In Welch it means Joyful. So the combination of names from the same area would mean Joyful torch. Considering what a joy my friend Nelwyn is, and a torch that draws people to her because of this joy, it fits.
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