What Does WYRN Mean?

WYRN means "What's Your Real Name?"

The abbreviation WYRN is typically used on adult dating sites and in general online chat and instant messaging, with the meaning "What's Your Real Name?."

Parents beware: WYRN is one of many abbreviations that suggest your child may be part of a conversation of a sexual nature, may be being groomed for a meeting, or is hiding inappropriate activity from you. Check out our page on online grooming for more examples of abbreviations to watch out for.

Summary of Key Points

"What's Your Real Name?" is the most common definition for WYRN on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:What's Your Real Name?
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Example of WYRN Used in a Text


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