Name: Éowyn

Origin and Meaning of the Name Éowyn

  • Meaning:
    Horse lover
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (AY oh win)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Éowyn)
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Miscellaneous Info for Éowyn

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Professor J.R.R. Tolkien created the name Éowyn using elements from Old English. In his novel 'The Lord of the Rings', Eowyn is the niece of King Theoden of Rohan.
    Éowyn is a powerful woman and a warrior in her own right.

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