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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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108 Win (English)

Fun Facts about the name Winn

  • How many people with the first name Winn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 217 babies born with the first name Winn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Winn to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Winn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Winn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Winn is Sunday, August 17th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Winn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Winn was in 2015 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Winn: Your name in reverse order is Nniw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nwin. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Winn? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 22,316 people with the last name Winn.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Winn? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Winn as their last name.
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Popularity of Winn as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Winn U.S.
  White 75.28% 64.26%
  African American 18.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.30% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.81% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.31% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Winn

People with the last name Winn are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Winn" mean? The list below shows the origins of Winn as well as things modernly associated with the name Winn such as celebrities named Winn.


Origin and Meaning of Winn

The name "Winn" is of English origin, and it means "Friend". It's a name commonly given to boys.

From winnen

See Wind

  1. gain
  2. winnings
  3. profit
  4. yield
  5. prize
  6. plural of Wind

Other Inspirations for the Name Winn

Winn Dixie
Winn Dixie Ad
Winn Brothers Band
Winn Design
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Winn Dixie Coupons
Winn Dixie Locations
Winn Dixie Movie
Winn Grips

Notable Persons With the Last Name Winn

Randy Winn

Randy Winn is a MLB player. Randy was born in 1974 in Los Angeles, California.


What does the name Winn mean?

Wis for wanderlust, travel is near!

Iis for ideas, that you bring to life.

Nis for narrator, tell many stories

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

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