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Owen Surname Origin

(Origin Celtic) The good offspring. Oen, Welsh, and Gaelic, uan, a lamb.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.

Owen  Surname Meaning and Family Facts

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'We are the children of many sires, and every drop of blood in us in its turn ... betrays its ancestor.' --Ralph Waldo Emerson

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