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since 1880

Eowyn

  • 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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 5 5 0
1975 6 6 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 7 7 0
1979 7 7 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 5 5 0
1983 5 5 0
1988 7 7 0
1997 6 6 0
1998 5 5 0
1999 10 10 0
2000 5 5 0
2001 12 12 0
2002 7 7 0
2003 22 22 0
2004 64 64 0
2005 69 69 0
2006 64 64 0
2007 55 55 0
2008 50 50 0
2009 55 55 0
2010 51 51 0
2011 51 51 0
2012 76 76 0
2013 72 72 0
2014 77 77 0

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 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Eowyn" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of only 64 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 south west? 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.

English

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 elegant, born within you.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

W is for wonder, the child in us all.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nywoe". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oewyn". 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 Sep 24, 1956

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 Wales approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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