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Bowdoin meaning and name origin
Bowdoin \bo(w)-doin\ as a boy's name is a variant of Boden (Scandinavian, Old French), and the meaning of Bowdoin is "shelter; one who brings news".
The baby name Bowdoin sounds like Baudoin, Bowden and Bodin. Other similar baby names are Bordon, Bordin, Bowin and Rowdon.
Popularity of Bowdoin
Bowdoin is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#21035 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)
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