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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Eowyn mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Eowyn

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Washington, U.S. says the name Eowyn means "'Horse Lover' or 'Delight in Horses'".
  2. According to a user from Colorado, U.S., the name Eowyn means "horse lover".
  3. A user from Netherlands says the name Eowyn is of Welsh origin and means "Horse friend".
  4. A submission from Germany says the name Eowyn means "Horse joy".
  5. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Eowyn is of Welsh origin and means "Good friend".
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Notable Persons Named Eowyn

Notable Persons Named Eowyn

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Fun Facts about the name Eowyn

  • How Popular is the name Eowyn? Eowyn is the 9,576th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Eowyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,220 babies born with the first name Eowyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Eowyn to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Eowyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Eowyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Eowyn is Thursday, September 9th, 1920.
  • What year had the most people named Eowyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Eowyn was in 2017 with a total of 100 babies.
  • Random Eowyn Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Eowyn is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Texas have the same name in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Eowyn: The name spelled backwards is Nywoe. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Woney. How do you pronounce that?
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