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Rowan

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How popular is the baby name Rowan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 5 0 5
1918 7 0 7
1919 6 0 6
1920 5 0 5
1921 9 0 9
1922 11 0 11
1923 7 0 7
1924 6 0 6
1925 8 0 8
1926 8 0 8
1927 7 0 7
1928 11 0 11
1931 13 0 13
1932 5 0 5
1933 6 0 6
1934 11 0 11
1935 7 0 7
1936 7 0 7
1937 8 0 8
1938 8 0 8
1939 7 0 7
1940 5 0 5
1942 12 7 5
1943 7 0 7
1944 9 0 9
1945 11 0 11
1946 8 0 8
1947 8 0 8
1948 10 0 10
1949 13 0 13
1950 9 0 9
1951 5 0 5
1952 12 0 12
1953 6 0 6
1954 5 0 5
1955 8 0 8
1956 8 0 8
1957 10 0 10
1958 7 0 7
1959 7 0 7
1960 5 0 5
1961 6 0 6
1963 5 0 5
1964 16 0 16
1965 6 0 6
1966 8 0 8
1967 8 0 8
1968 7 0 7
1969 10 0 10
1971 11 0 11
1972 7 0 7
1973 7 0 7
1974 7 0 7
1975 15 6 9
1976 12 0 12
1978 13 0 13
1979 12 0 12
1980 18 7 11
1981 26 6 20
1982 27 10 17
1983 19 9 10
1984 25 10 15
1985 25 5 20
1986 31 11 20
1987 20 6 14
1988 39 10 29
1989 40 13 27
1990 34 5 29
1991 69 30 39
1992 75 33 42
1993 100 62 38
1994 146 93 53
1995 170 106 64
1996 235 146 89
1997 276 167 109
1998 249 146 103
1999 283 140 143
2000 313 158 155
2001 371 174 197
2002 412 207 205
2003 571 245 326
2004 908 379 529
2005 949 347 602
2006 1,123 451 672
2007 1,579 710 869
2008 1,644 673 971
2009 1,571 616 955
2010 1,563 608 955
2011 1,589 543 1,046
2012 1,829 683 1,146
2013 1,907 713 1,194
2014 2,314 772 1,542
2015 2,781 982 1,799

Want to know about the popularity of the Rowan baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23,808 babies born with the name Rowan in the United States. That's more than enough Rowans to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rowan" was in 2015 with a total of 1,799 babies. (That's a lot of baby Rowans)

According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rowan" ranks #105 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Maine. Imagine that, 11 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 2015. Across the entire United States a total of 2,781 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Rowan popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Rowan

The name "Rowan" is of English origin, and it means "From the Rowan Tree". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Rowan Atkinson

Rowan Atkinson is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1976 to present. Rowan was born in 1955 as Rowan Sebastian Atkinson in Consett, County Durham, England.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Rowan

Rowan Blanchard
Rowan College
Rowan University
Rowan University Jobs
Rowan Self Service
Rowan Tree

Alternative Meanings

R is for relax, you know how!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nawor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Arwno". 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 Rowan born Sep 16, 1934

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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 USA South-East approximately on 1775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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