Owain

Pronounced OH why yen
Number 8

About the name Owain

The name Owain is rich with Welsh history as it is the name of several Princes, including one who has been put forth by historical theorists as the "real" King Arthur, and various heroes of Welsh legend. There is some disagreement as to the meaning of this name. Owain may mean "noble born" or "wellborn", or it may mean "born of the yew" or it may have some relation to the God Esos.

Related Names

Owen, Ewein, Iguein, Owein, Ouein, Ywein, Ywain, Yuein, Yvain

Origin
Europe
Celtic

history

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