Ewen Name Meaning & Origin

Ewen

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Origin of the name Ewan:

An Anglicized form of the Gaelic Eóghan (youth).

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Ewan, Owen, Ian

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A Celtic name, used mainly in Scotland but also Wales and France. Also can be spelled Ewan

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Ewen is an Anglicised form of the name Eoghan...

The boy's name Eoghan \e(o)-ghan\ is pronounced YEW-en, YO-wen. It is of Gaelic origin, and its meaning is "born of yew; youth". In Irish legend, Eóghan was the name of one of the two sons of Niall of the Nine Hostages (the other was Conall). Other Anglicised forms of the name are Ewan, Euan, Owen and Eugene.

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