Welsh. The deuterotheme is also found in the names Tudful, Gwenful, and Unful.
This name was relatively popular in Wales throughout the late Middle Ages. For more information, see Morgan & Morgan s.n. Gweirful.
- Early Modern English
- ● 1563 Gwyrvill bruton-vol1 p. 4;
1575 Guirvill ibid. p. 7
- ● 1497 Gweirvyll (nom) ArchCambIII p. 68
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Gweirful". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2016, no. 4. http://dmnes.org/2016/4/name/Gweirful.