What does Rowan mean?
Related boy name: Rooney.Creative forms:
(male) Rowand, Roxan, ..
(female) Rowbab, Rowra, .. Middle name pairings:
Rowan Gian (R.G.), ..
How popular is Rowan?
Rowan is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#2408 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Rowan entered the list in 1991 and reached its top rank of #219 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Rowen (#647 in recent rankings), Rohan (#667) and Roan (#1628) are the prominent related forms of Rowan (#219 in recent rankings). Usage of these forms of Rowan is at its highest today (average #790). Rohan is the continual favorite, though Rowan has grown trendy as well.
Rowan▲ is alike in pronunciation to Rain, Rane, Ren, Rian, Rien, Rion, Roane, Ron▼, Ronn, Roone, Royan, Ryan▼, Ryen, Ryon and Ryun. Other suggested similar names are Boban, Colan, Conan, Corwan, Cowan, Coyan, Doan, Dolan, Doran, Dowan, Ewan, Gawan, Goran, Hogan, Howlan, Iwan, Johan▲, Joran, Jovan, Juwan▼, Logan▲, Loman, Loran, Lowman, Nolan▲, Radwan, Rajan, Regan, Roban, Robin▼, Robyn, Rodas, Rodman, Rogan, Rojay, Roland▼, Roldan, Rollan, Romain, Roman▲, Romano, Ronal, Ronan▲, Roshan, Row, Rowdon, Rowdy, Rowl, Rowland, Rowly, Royal▲, Roydan, Rozen, Rylan, Sohan, Toran and Twan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rowan.See names in meaning and etymology.