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Gender: M Meaning of Bowen: "son of Owen" Origin of Bowen: Welsh Bowen's Popularity in 2013: #589

Bowen is a Celtic surname representing two separate Celtic strains, one Welsh and one Irish, and entered the Top 1000 for the first time in 2011.

Football Hall of Famer Drew Brees named his son Bowen, as did a recent reality show couple looking for the perfect name to 'brand' their baby. It does have the appealing nickname Bo.

Bowen could be a fresher alternative to Owen or Rowan.

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Famous People Named Bowen

Bowen Christopher Brees (b. 2010), son of football player Drew Brees
Elizabeth Bowen, Anglo-Irish writer

Pop Culture References for the Name Bowen

The name of Linden and Cecily Ashby's son in the "Chemical Garden" trilogy.
Tommy Bowen, from TV series "Haven"
Carter Bowen, from TV series "Arrow"
Carter Bowen, character from TV series "American Gothic"
Bowen Marsh, character from "Game of Thrones"

Bow, Bowie, Bowin

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