Meaning and Name Origin
Snowden \s-now-den\ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Snowden is "snowy peak". Place name: the name of a mountain in Wales. Also a title name: the Earl of Snowden was the late Princess Margaret's ex-husband.
Snowden has 1 variant: Snowdon.
Snowden is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#2318 out of 88799, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Snowden for boys. Snowden has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)