Maïwenn

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Breton
(mah-ee-WEN)

The name is composed of the Breton elements, Maï, a diminutive form of Mary and gwenn (white; fair; holy).

As of 2010, Maïwenn was the 241st most popular female name in France.

The name is borne by French actress and director, Maïwenn Le Basco (b.1976).

In Breton, it is usually spelled Maiwenn.

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