Name Owe

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Owe

Owe is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Owe

Owe is a Frisian and Nordic variant of the name Ove, which is a short form of Old High German names beginning with “Ul-“, “Ud-“ or “Od-“ (e.g. Ulrich). Another possibility is that the name derived from the Scandinavian name Ove, which originates in the Old Danish name Aghi. Owe could even be a short form of Old Frisian names beginning with “Ova-“.

Meaning of Owe

Owe means “heritage” or “inheritance” (from Old High German “uodal”), “edge of a sword” or “terror” (from Old Norse “egg” or “agi”) and also “active” or “at work” (from Old Frisian “ova”).

Pronunciation of Owe

Variants of the name Owe

Ove

Owe in the categories

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Name Statistic: Owe is ranked #4452 overall ↓↓ -205

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2511 ↑↑ 1003
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 9082 ↓↓ -133
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2655 ↓↓ -213
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4234 ↓↓ -450
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3886 ↓↓ -516
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2987 ↓↓ -107
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 5488 ↓↓ -316
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2901 ↓↓ -823
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 2124 ↑↑ 1279
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3122 ↓↓ -253
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4281 ↓↓ -760
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 11978 ↓↓ -2824
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 3440 ↑↑ 409
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3916 ↓↓ -460
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9760 ↓ -90
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5614 ↑↑ 2538
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5270 ↓ -91
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2068 ↑↑ 1902
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3313 ↓↓ -769
Name Owe

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