Meaning and name origin
Snowden \s-now-den\ as a boy's 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 form: Snowdon.
Snowden is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2318 out of 88799, Top 3%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Snowden for boys (2014 statistics).