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since 1880
Last Name
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Arwen

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  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Arwen is of Welsh origin and means ""Fair"".

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Alt. Meaning

A is for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

W is for wonder, the child in us all.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

N is for narrator, tell many stories

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 5 5 0
1969 5 5 0
1970 15 15 0
1971 15 15 0
1972 14 14 0
1973 11 11 0
1974 19 19 0
1975 25 25 0
1976 21 21 0
1977 30 30 0
1978 35 35 0
1979 28 28 0
1980 34 34 0
1981 30 30 0
1982 27 27 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 16 16 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 15 15 0
1987 9 9 0
1988 14 14 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 5 5 0
1994 7 7 0
1995 5 5 0
1996 5 5 0
1999 7 7 0
2000 9 9 0
2001 12 12 0
2002 41 41 0
2003 117 117 0
2004 166 166 0
2005 149 149 0
2006 96 96 0
2007 98 98 0
2008 86 86 0
2009 81 81 0
2010 80 80 0
2011 73 73 0
2012 79 79 0
2013 105 105 0
2014 104 104 0
2015 116 116 0
2016 129 129 0
2017 108 108 0

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Popularity of Arwen as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Arwen

  • How Popular is the name Arwen? Arwen is the 6,617th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Arwen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,081 babies born with the first name Arwen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Arwen to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Arwen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Arwen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Arwen is Sunday, December 23rd, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Arwen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arwen was in 2004 with a total of 166 babies.
  • Random Arwen Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Arwen is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Arwen: Your name in reverse order is Newra. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Wnare. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Arwen born Apr 29, 1991

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Russia approximately on 1650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. 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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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).