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Gender: Female Meaning of Eowyn: "horse lover" Origin of Eowyn: Old English

The name Eowyn is a girl's name meaning "horse lover". Eowyn and is often added to lists like Baby Names That Mean Love and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

A literary name created by J. R. R. Tolkien for a Lord of the Rings noblewoman of Rohan. Pronounced Ay-oh-win, it would make an interesting if somewhat challenging choice.

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Famous People Named Eowyn

Eowyn Ivey, American novelist

Pop Culture References for the name Eowyn

Eowyn, character in 'Lord of the Rings'
Eowyn, band