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Pronunciation

roʊən

Origin

English, Irish

Meaning

Earthy and inviting, Rowan borrows its name from a tree with red foliage. The name is also linked to magical and protective qualities, as it is said to have kept witches at bay. In Arabic, it is a name for a river in paradise. Rowan is also “the little red one.” A marvelous option for your baby boy.

Rank in the year 2015

Rowan was ranked #676 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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