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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cowe

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Alt. Meaning

C is for creative, ideas aplenty

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

W is for work, for which you strive to accomplish

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

Notable Persons With the Last Name Cowe

Steve Cowe is a soccer player for the Aston Villa F.C., Swindon Town F.C., Hereford United F.C., Newport County A.F.C., Forest Green Rovers F.C., Redditch United F.C., Weston-super-Mare A.F.C., Cirencester Town F.C., and Cinderford Town A.F.C. Steve was born on September 29th, 1974 in Gloucester, England.




Jim Cowe is an athlete for the New Zealand national football team. Jim was born in New Zealand.


Scott Cowe is a sports team member for the Fraserburgh F.C.


Where is the name Cowe popular?

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Popularity of Cowe as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cowe U.S.
  White 82.39% 64.26%
  African American 6.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.14% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cowe

People with the last name Cowe are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Cowe

  • How Popular is the name Cowe? As a last name Cowe was the 110,825th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Cowe? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Cowe was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Cowe: Your name in reverse order is Ewoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cwoe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cowe? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 159 people with the last name Cowe.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cowe? Cowe is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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