What does Ewan mean?
Ewan /ewan/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced YOO-an. It is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Ewan is "born of yew; youth".
Ewan has 37 more relations via Euan, Eugene, Evan, Keon: Efigenio, Efigenios, Efigenius, Ephigenio, Ephigenios, Eugen, Eugenio▼, Eugenios, Eugenius, Eugeniusz, Ev, Eva, Evan▲, Evann, Evans▼, Even, Evgeni, Evgeny, Evgueni, Evguenni, Evin, Evo, Evyn, Ewing, Ewy, Gene▼, Geno, Ifigenio, Ifigenios, Iphigenios, Iphigenius, Jeno, Kian▲, Owen▲, Van▼, Yevgeni and Yevgeny.Kreatif forms: Euewan, Ewaneu, Ewanne. [more]
How popular is Ewan?
Ewan is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#23346 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Ewan for boys. Ewan reached its highest position of #83 in England in the year 2002, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 100 Baby Names Records, 2013)
Prominent variation forms of Ewan are John (#26 last year), Owen (#36), Evan (#58), Kian (#494), Van (#773), Eugene (#790), Gene, Keon, Eugenio, Euan, Eva, Evans, Eoghan and Ewing. Variants like Yevgeny are seldom used. Usage of these boy names was at its apex during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.3433%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2549%, ▼25.8%), with forms such as Keon, Eugene, Eugenio, Evans and Gene falling out of fashion. Kian (#494), Owen (#36) and Evan (#58) are three of the more chic baby names in this list, and there is a resurgence in birth name usage for Evan and Owen. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Ewan and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Ewan is pronounced similarly to Ean▼, Eann, Eian, Eion, Eoin, Eon, Ewin, Ewynn, Ian▲, Iwan, Juan, Owain and Owin. Other recommended similar baby names are Eban, Edan, Egan, Elan, Eman, Eran, Etan and Twan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ewan.