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Owen Name Meaning

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Meaning of Owen

Well Born

Owen Name Origin

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Owen name origin
Owen is an anglicized form of the Welsh name Owain, and may appear as both as a personal name and as a surname. Owen is a cognate with Eugene meaning noble-born.
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Owen Tudor was the grandfather of English king Henry VII. He caused a scandal by marrying widowed English queen Catherine of Valois. A name of uncertain derivation. Some believe it to be from the Welsh oen (lamb). Others feel it is from the Gaelic Loghunn (youth), and yet another suggestion is that it is the Welsh form of the Latin Eugenius (well-born, noble). Owen is an anglicized form of the Welsh name Owain, and may appear as both as a personal name and as a surname. Owen is a cognate with Eugene meaning noble-born. Owain is modern version of Owen, Owen Tudor was the grandfather of English king Henry VII. He caused a scandal by marrying widowed English queen Catherine of Valois.
Owen Name also appears in following Origin(s): Celtic, Irish, Gaelic, Welsh
Owen also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Celtic, Danish
Famous Name Owen
Owen Beck
is a professional Jamaican boxer in the heavyweight division. Known as Owen "What the Heck" Beck, Beck began his career in 1998 by winning his first 24 fights, but all against limited opposition the best being amateur star Derrell Dixon and undefeated Tau
Lemuel Owen
was a Prince Edward Island shipbuilder, banker, merchant and politician, the second Premier. His government was unable to resolve the contentious schools question that divided both the Conservative and Liberal parties along sectarian lines and his government was replaced in 1876 by a Protestant coalition formed to implement a secular school system on the island. Owen retired from politics and returned to his business interests.
 
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Meaning of Owen in French origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.