Name: Myrddin

Origin and Meaning of the Name Myrddin

  • Meaning:
    Sea fort; sea hill
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MUR thin)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Myrddin)
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Miscellaneous Info for Myrddin

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  • Used in:
    Welsh speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Myrddin Emrys was a magician in the court of King Arthur; he is known in English as Merlin.

    It is composed of the Primitive Celtic elements 'mer, mori' (sea) and dunom (hill, fortress). Hence, the meaning "sea fort".

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