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Gender: M Meaning of Coen: "bold advisor" Origin of Coen: Dutch diminutive of Coenraad Coen's Popularity in 2015: #899

Like many short forms now popular as full names in the Netherlands, Coen—also spelled Koen—originated as the diminutive of the more old-fashioned Coenraad, the Dutch Conrad. May be confused in the US with Cohen, which stems from the Jewish surname designating a priest.

Famous People Named Coen

Alexandra Pauline "Sasha" Cohen - U.S. figure skater
Sacha Noam Baron Cohen - English stand-up comedian & actor
Joel and Ethan Coen - movie directors

Pop Culture References for the name Coen

Billy Coen, character in the Resident Evil series