Origin and Meaning of the Name Morwen
Miscellaneous Info for Morwen
Used in:Welsh speaking countries
Additional Info:Welsh feminine name of uncertain derivation. Morwen may be derived from 'morwyn' meaning "maiden". It could also come from 'mawr' (great) or 'môr' (sea) and 'gwen' (white).
Morwen is also a character in Tolkien's Middle-earth legendarium. Morwen is referred to as incredibly beautiful, only surpassed by the Elf Lúthien Tinúviel.
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