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Bohannon Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Bohannon is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Bohannon is "son of owen".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 12244 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Bohannon Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Bohannon has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Bohannon to other names.


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Bohannon is a form of the name Bowen.

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Name Fun

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.