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The baby boy name Bowen is of Welsh origin. Bowen meaning, Bowen popularity, Bowen hieroglyphics, Bowen numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Bowen is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Bowen is "son of owen".  

Bowen is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bo-wen.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 619 in popular baby names for boys with 388 occurrences.  It ranked 9133 in popular baby names for girls with 12 occurrences. 

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


The names Bohannon, Bowyn are all forms of Bowen.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Bowen in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Bowen in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Bowen in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Bowen Numerology page.

Bowen Numerology
Bowen in Hieroglyhics
Bowen in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

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