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Names Ending with -ew for Boys

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"EW" baby names ending with -ew are used more often as masculine names.

These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.217%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.205%, 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. Tew (top 4%) and Depew (4%) are conventional -ew last names.

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Page 1/1 of 16 -ew grouped names.

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

Andrew [Drew, Mandrew, .. 47 more] 1 Derivative of Greek word. "Man, warrior." Ranked in Top 1000. ..

Bartholomew 2 Based on Aramaic word. "Son of Talmai (the farmer)." Bantholomew, Bourtholomew and Brotholomew are kreatif forms. ..

Carew [Crew, .. 2 more] 3 Derivative of Latin element. "Chariot." Ranked in Top 1000.

Drew 4 Based on Welsh word. "Wise." Cross-gender use. Listed in Top 1000. ..

[Drew, .. 2 more] Var. of Drury 5 Based on Old French. "Loved one." Listed in Top 1000. Cross-gender use.

[Hew, .. 13 more] Var. of Hugh 6 From Old French, Old German. "Soul, mind, intellect." Popular as last name. Compare Hew (upper 26%) and common He- surname Hey (upper 9%). See also Howe. ..

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." Not in popularity charts. 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-. ..

Top 1000 baby names ranking of -ew names: Mathew, Matthew

[Loew, .. 3 more] Form of Loeb 11 Source fr. German element. "Lion." Not Top 1000 name. 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." Matthew and variants became less trendy last year, falling on average -12 positions as baby names with Mathew leading the fall. ..

Mayhew 14 Origin fr. Old French, Hebrew. "Gift of God." Not in popularity charts. 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.

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

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