What does Ewing mean?
Ewing [ew-ing] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Ewing is "law-friend". Also a variant of Euan. There was an Ewing family on the popular TV series "Dallas" in the 1980s. Basketball player Patrick Ewing.
(male) Eling, Eming, ..
(female) Ewina, Ewinge, .. Middle name pairings:
Ewing Kaison (E.K.), ..
How popular is Ewing?
Ewing is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#969 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ewing reached its top rank of #980 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Owen (#36 from current records), Evan (#67), Ewan (#1284), Euan and Ewin are the popular varying forms of Ewing listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Ewing was common in the year 2010 (adoption of 0.9%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.8%, down 13%). Owen is the most chic baby name in this list.
Ewing is pronounced similarly to Ing and Young. Other suggested similar names are Bing, Edin, Edwin▼, Elwin▼, Elwinn (see Elvin), Eoin, Erin▼, Erling, Erving, Erwin▼, Erwinn, Evin, King▲ and Ring. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ewing.See names in meaning and etymology.