What does Snowden mean?
Snowden [snow-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.Creative forms:
(male) Sanden, Snowstan, ..
(female) Snowne, Snowonne, .. Middle name pairings:
Snowden Maximus (S.M.), ..
How popular is Snowden?
Snowden is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#3081 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Snowden was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #1624 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Boden▲, Borden, Bowden, Bowen▲, Broden, Cobden, Colden, Forden, Godden, Golden▼, Gorden, Holden▲, Howlen, Jorden, Rowen▲, Royden, Selden, Sellden (see Seldon), Shelden, Slayden, Snider, Snyder, Soren▲, Swen and Worden. Like Snowden, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.