Irwin
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
UR-win
Meaning
Friend like a boar
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Irwin originates in Old English language and means "friend like a boar". Originally, it was used as a surname and as a surname it functions until today. As a masculine given name its popularity has declined lately.

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