Name Owen Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Owen


Owen is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Owen?

Owen is an English variant of the Latin name Eoghan, which derived from the Greek name Eugénios. Besides, Owen is a form of Owain, a name of the Irish mythology.

What does the name Owen mean?

Owen means “well born” (from Eugénios), “youth” and “young warrior” (from Welsh “eoghunn”), “born from the yew tree” (from Celtic “ebor” = yew tree) and “lamb” (from Welsh “oen”).

Pronunciation of Owen

Variants of the name Owen


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Popularity of the name Owen

The name Owen is ranked #731 overall.

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