< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Horse of Joy
  • #11441 All Time
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How popular is the name "Eowyn" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Eowyn? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 809 babies born with the name Eowyn in the United States. That's more than enough Eowyns to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Eowyn" was in 2014 with a total of 77 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Eowyn" is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 76 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Eowyn popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Eowyn in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Eowyn" mean? The list below shows the origins of Eowyn as well as things modernly associated with the name Eowyn such as celebrities named Eowyn.


Origin and Meaning of Eowyn

The name "Eowyn" is of English origin, and it means "Horse of Joy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nywoe". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oyenw". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Eowyn born Aug 25, 2014

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Bulgaria approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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