Godwin

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Godwin is an English-language surname with Anglo-Saxon origins. It means God's friend and is thus equivalent to Theophilus, Jedediah, Amadeus and Reuel.

.However, the word "Godwin" can also mean "helper of mankind"

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  • Becky Godwin (1954–1968), daughter of Virginia Governor Godwin, killed by lightning
  • Glen Stewart Godwin (born 1958), American murderer, former FBI Ten Most Wanted fugitive
  • Mike Godwin (born 1956), American lawyer, created Godwin's law of Internet discussions (mentioning Hitler)

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