Meaning and Name Origin
Howells has 1 related variation via Howell: Howel.
Howells is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#8919 out of 88799, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Howells and affiliated names. Howell is the only popular varying form of Howells (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. This boy name was at the apex of its popularity during 1880-1889 and has become significantly less popular since, with the form Howell becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)