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Type Surname (from given name)
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Type Surname (from location)
Meaning & History
Habitational name from any of several places called Bowden or Bowdon, most of them in England. From Old English boga
"bow" and dun
"hill", or from Old English personal names BUGA
combined with dun
Habitational name from Bovingdon, Hertfordshire, from Old English phrase bufan dune
"on, upon the hill".