What does Bowen mean?
Bowen /bo-wen/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced BOH-en. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Bowen is "son of Owen; son of the young one".
How popular is Bowen?
Bowen is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#370 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Bowen for boys. Bowen entered the list in 2011 and reached its highest rank of #561 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)