US Popularity:5885
Other Origin(s):British, French
Meaning:Shelter; One who brings news; Bow hill
Bowden is a masculine name with Scandinavian, French, and Anglo-Saxon roots. While this moniker has long been a common surname, we think that it’d be a lovely first name for your bundle of joy. Meaning “shelter,” “one who brings news,” and “bow hill,” Bowden symbolizes security, new beginnings, and ambition. Those familiar with the UK will know that there are a handful of quaint English towns by the name of Bowden, making it ideal for those who appreciate British geography!

Bowden Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Bowden is currently #5885 in U.S. births
Boy:Bowden is currently #2043 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 1296
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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