Owen Family History
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Owen Name Meaning
Welsh: from the Welsh personal name Owain, probably a borrowing in Roman times of Latin Eugenius (see Eugene), but possibly of more ancient Celtic origin, cognate with Gaelic Eoghan. Scottish and Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eoghain ‘son of Eoghan’ (see McEwen).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bowen, Ewen, Owens, Osen, Oden, Mowen, Gowen, Wen, Nolen, Olen