Names ending with -ew

"EW" names ending with -ew for men. Names that end in -ew are used more often as masculine names. Click here for the list of names containing the element "ew", and here for the list of -ew names for girls. These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.2166%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.2054%, down 5.2%), but with names such as Mathew, Lew and Bartholomew becoming less fashionable. Crew (#682), Matthew (#16) and Drew (#322) are three of the more chic boy names in this compilation, and there is also a rekindling in baby name usage for Drew.


Andrew - Renfrew

Page 1/1 of 16 -ew grouped names.

Andrew [Drew, Mandrew, .. 47 more] 1 Derivative of Greek word. "Man, warrior." Andrew and Drew are more generally used as baby names compared to Mandrew. ..

Bartholomew 2 Based on Aramaic word. "Son of Talmai (the farmer)." Not in popularity charts. ..

Carew [Crew, .. 2 more] 3 Derivative of Latin element. "Chariot." Prominent, with usage of 0.159% for Carew and Crew as baby names in 2014, higher than 0.1335% the previous year.

Drew 4 Based on Welsh word. "Wise." Cross-gender use. Popular as last name, and Drew (top 1%) is similar to popular last names Brew (top 9%), Grew (24%), which also end with -rew. ..

[Drew, .. 2 more] Var. of Drury 5 Based on Old French. "Loved one." Usage of Drew as a baby name in 2014 was down 14% compared to a decade ago. Cross-gender use.

[Hew, .. 8 more] Var. of Hugh 6 From Old German. "Soul, mind, intellect." Popular as last name. Compare Hew (upper 26%) and common He- surnames Hey (upper 9%), Hed (42%). See also Hy. ..

Kendrew 7 Derivative of Scottish word. "Man, warrior." Not in Top 1000. See also Keondre. ..

[Leandrew, .. 10 more] Var. of Leander 8 Origin fr. Greek element. "Lion man." Leandrew is uncommon as a boys' name. See also Leondre.

[Lew, .. 3 more] Var. of Lewis 9 From Old German. "Famous warrior." Lew (cf. Ley, Lewe) is a popular Le- prefix last name. See also Leo. ..

[Lew, .. 5 more] Form of Llewellyn 10 Root fr. Welsh language. "Like a lion." Somewhat common as a birth name, Lew is comparable to the popular Leo. See also Le-. ..

[Loew, .. 3 more] Form of Loeb 11 Source fr. German element. "Lion." Popular as last name. Compare Loew (upper 10%) with common surnames Larew (upper 27%), Mew (28%), which also end with -ew. See also Loy.

[Lew, .. 15 more] Form of Louis 12 Origin fr. French, Old German elements. "Famous warrior." Less widespread today. Lew was last recorded in the 1900s in the Top 1000. See also Loewy. ..

Matthew [Mathew, Matthiew, .. 32 more] 13 Origin fr. Hebrew. "Gift of God." Popular as last names, and Matthew (upper 3%), Matthiew are similar to common Matt- last names Mattea (upper 72%), Matthey (44%). ..

Mayhew 14 Origin fr. Old French, Hebrew. "Gift of God." Popular as last name, and Mayhew (upper 2%) is similar to popular last names Mayet (upper 64%), Maylee (88%), which also begin with May-. See also Mathew. ..

[Montagew, .. 2 more] Form of Montague 15 Origin fr. French word. "Pointed hill." Not in Top 1000.

Renfrew 16 Derived fr. Welsh element. "Calm river." Not Top 1000 name.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of -ew names: Andrew, Bartholomew, Crew, Drew, Lew, Mathew, Matthew



Quick Index

Summary of names (grouped by variations) for -ew names for boys.

Andrew - Renfrew
Andrew [Mandrew], Bartholomew, Carew [Crew], Drew, Drury [Drew], Hugh [Hew], Kendrew, Leander [Leandrew], Lewis [Lew], Llewellyn [Lew], Loeb [Loew], Louis [Lew], Matthew [Matthiew], Mayhew, Montague [Montagew], Renfrew

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