Bowen Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Owen:
A name of uncertain derivation. Some believe it to be from the Welsh oen (lamb). Others feel it is from the Gaelic Loghunn (youth), and yet another suggestion is that it is the Welsh form of the Latin Eugenius (well-born, noble).
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A variant of Owen, often used in older English
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Bowen Hammit, son of Matt Hammit, lead singer of Sanctus Real.
Bowen Christopher Brees (b. 2010), son of American football quarterback Drew Brees
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Dennis Quaid played a dragonslayer named Bowen in Dragonheart (1996)