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Lowe

What does Lowe mean?

Lowe Pronunciation of Lowe [lowe] as a boys' name is an Old French name, and Lowe means "young wolf". Lowe is an alternate spelling of Lowell (Old French): mostly 19th-century use.

Associated with: wolf.

Variations

4 different relations via Lowell: Louvel, Lovel, Lovell and Lowel.

Creative forms:
(male) Lewe, Lole, ..

(female) Lole, Lote, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lowe Randall (L.R.), ..

How popular is Lowe?

Lowe is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#309 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Lowe (not in Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Lovell and Lowell. Other forms, like Lovel, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Lowe was at its most widespread 9 decades ago (median #641), but now, the form Lowell has become less fashionable. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lovell, Lowell in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lowe and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lowe is alike in pronunciation to La-, Le, Le-, Lea, Lee, Leo, Lew, Lleu, Loew, Loewe, Loewy, Lou, Louie, Loy and Lugh. Other recommended names are Dawe, Dowe, Hewe, Howe, Lake, Lale, Lane, Leone, Lewes, Lige, Lock, Locke, Lodge, Loeb, Logen, Loki, Lon, Long, Lonn, Lonne, Lord, Loren, Lorn, Lorne, Lot, Loyd, Luce, Luke, Lyle and Rowe. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lowe.

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