What does Rowen mean?
Rowen [rowen] as a name for boys (also used less generally as girls' name Rowen) has its root in Gaelic, and the meaning of the name Rowen is "red-haired; little red-head". Rowen is a version, with the suffix -wen, of Rooney (Irish, Gaelic): actor Mickey Rooney. Rowen is also a variation of Rowan (Gaelic).
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How popular is Rowen?
Rowen is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#15052 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Rowen for boys. Rowen entered the list in 2004 and reached its apex position of #647 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Below is a charted analysis of the ranking of the boy name Rowen and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Rowen (#647 the previous year) are Roan (#1628 the previous year), Rohan (#667) and Rowan (#219). These forms of Rowen were favored in 2015 (average #790). Rohan, Rowan and Rowen are three of the more chic boy names in this compilation.
Rowen▲ is alike in pronunciation to Rain, Rane, Ren, Rian, Rien, Rion, Roane, Ron▼, Ronn, Royan, Rune, Ryan▼, Ryen, Ryne▼, Ryon and Ryun. Other suggested similar names are Boden▲, Bowden, Bowen▲, Coren, Ewen, Foxen, Goren, Howlen, Joben, Joren, Koren, Logen, Loren▼, Nolen, Owen▲, Raven, Regen, Roban, Robben, Robin▼, Robyn, Rodel, Rodeo, Roe, Rogan, Roger▼, Roley, Roman▲, Rome, Romeo▲, Ronan▲, Ronel, Roper, Rorey, Rover, Row, Rowdon, Rowdy, Rowell, Rowl, Rowlea, Rowlee, Rowley, Rowly, Royden, Royer, Rozen, Ruben▼, Ryden, Soren▲, Swen and Toren. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rowen.See names in meaning and etymology.