Owen

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Owen

  1. A male given name of Welsh origin, possibly derived from Eugene, cognate to Gaelic Eòghan.
  2. A Welsh patronymic surname derived from the given name.
  3. An Irish and Scottish patronymic surname from the Gaelic Mac Eoghain.
  4. A town in South Australia
  5. A town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany
  6. A town in Indiana
  7. A city in Wisconsin

Quotations[edit]

  • 1593, William Shakespeare, King Henry VI, Part 2: Act II, Scene II:
    This Edmund, in the reign of Bolingbroke,
    As I have read, laid claim unto the crown;
    And but for Owen Glendower, had been king,
    Who kept him in captivity till he died.

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