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Rowan meaning and name origin

Rowan \ro-wan\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Rowan), is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Rowan is "little red-head". Also the name of a flowering tree with red berries.

Rowan has 4 variant forms: Roan, Rohan, Rowe and Rowen.

For more information, see also the related name Rooney.

Baby names that sound like Rowan are Royan, Ron, Roane, Ronn, Ryan and Rian.

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Popularity of Rowan

Rowan is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2029 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Rowan
Popularity of Rowan