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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lowen

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  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Lowen means "Happy or joy in Cornish Lion in German".
Other origins: Celtic

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International Interest

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lowen

Alexander Lowen was a psychotherapist. Alexander was born on December 23rd, 1910 in New York City. He passed away on October 28th, 2008.



Fred was born in 1919. He passed away in 2005.


Axel was born on November 1st, 1686. He died on July 25th, 1773.




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International Interest for Lowen

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Lowen as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lowen U.S.
  White 90.46% 64.26%
  African American 2.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.82% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.71% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.18% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lowen

People with the last name Lowen are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lowen

  • How Popular is the name Lowen? Lowen is the 20,228th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lowen was the 28,176th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lowen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 345 babies born with the first name Lowen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lowen to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lowen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lowen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lowen is Tuesday, October 11th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Lowen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lowen was in 2017 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Lowen Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lowen is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Lowen: Your name in reverse order is Newol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Enowl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lowen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 849 people with the last name Lowen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lowen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lowen as their last name since less than 1 person in 345k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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