girl name Rowena
 

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The name Rowena is of Old English origin, and means red-haired or rugged.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Rowena has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Rowena
Use of the Name Rowena for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
8,192 911 0 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Rowena has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Rowena last appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1963, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Rowena
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18806708  
18818086  
188252613  
188355913  
188447619  
188548320  
188653718  
188743227  
188859219  
188963817  
189049728  
189145532  
189248732  
189342941  
189450333  
189545141  
189644743  
189750734  
189857932  
189947838  
190052342  
190150737  
190253637  
190365127  
190450942  
190569527  
190651346  
190757841  
190849954  
190952852  
191055655  
191154560  
191248996  
1913457119  
1914470136  
1915459181  
1916507166  
1917429224  
1918528175  
1919471200  
1920499193  
1921477209  
1922522182  
1923510188  
1924570164  
1925551171  
1926555163  
1927542171  
1928562157  
1929513176  
1930541158  
1931521160  
1932495179  
1933540139  
1934498168  
1935592121  
1936598122  
1937577137  
1938547156  
1939569140  
1940642121  
1941646120  
1942715109  
1943683123  
194476999  
194579690  
1946799106  
1947828113  
194895284  
194994689  
1950892100  
1951837114  
1952874112  
1953735154  
1954727162  
1955837135  
1956922121  
1957873137  
1958    
1959929127  
1960    
1961962126  
1962883143  
1963961122  
Totals:  8,192 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Rowena as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Rowena appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 82 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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Girl Name Rowena