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Rowen (girl)

What does Rowen mean?

Rowen Pronunciation of Rowen [rowen] as a name for girls (also used more widely as boys' name Rowen) is a Gaelic name, and the meaning of the name Rowen is "red-berry tree". Rowen is an alternate spelling of Rowan (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, red, berry (tree).


Rowen has 1 variant: Roanne.

1 more alternative form via Rowan: Roanna.

Creative forms:
(female) Roswen, Roweni, ..

(male) Rore, Roway, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rowen Maci (R.M.), ..

How popular is Rowen?

Rowen is an unusual first name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#15052 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Rowen was first listed in 2012 and reached its top rank of #1628 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rowen name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rowen outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Rowan (#331 a year ago) is the only other prominent related form of Rowen (#1628 a year ago). Adoption of these relations of Rowen was more pronounced in 2015 (median #979). Rowan is a perennial favorite.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rowen, Rowan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rowan outside U.S.

Similar Names

Rowen is pronounced similarly to Raene, Rain, Reene, Rhyan, Rian, Riann, Riayn, Ryan, Ryann, Ryen, Rynn and Wren. Other suggested similar names are Anwen, Arwen, Coren, Gwen, Koren, Loren, Nolen, Olwen, Raven, Rhowena, Robee, Robena, Robene, Robin, Robyn, Rolene, Romea, Romene, Ronee, Rose, Rosee, Rosena, Rosene, Roser, Rosey, Roweena, Roweina, Rowena, Rowenna, Rowina, Roxene, Roxey, Roze and Rozene. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rowen.

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