US Popularity:2411
Meaning:Muse; Inspiration; Very beautiful; Noble maiden
Arwen is a girl's name of Welsh origin. Coming from names like Anwen and Awan, Arwen can mean "muse," "inspiration," or "very beautiful," respectively. If you've got a love for classic fantasy lit, Arwen is famously known as the powerful and beautiful half-elven maiden in The Lord of the Rings, Arwen Undómiel. In Sindarin, Tolkien’s elven language, Arwen means “noble woman.” An ancient Welsh name steeped in history, Arwen is actually quite unique despite its use in one of the most famous stories ever told. With Netflix’s Lord Of The Rings reboot, Arwen may soar in popularity in the years to come. Whether you’re a LOTR fan or wish to celebrate your Welsh heritage, Arwen is a beautiful choice—a beacon that will remind baby of their inner strength.

Arwen Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Arwen is currently #1155 on The Bump
Girl:Arwen is currently #838 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Arwen is currently #2411 in U.S. births
Girl:Arwen is currently #1281 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 74
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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