What does Rowen mean?
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).
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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.