Bowie

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biographical name Bow·ie \ˈbü-ē, ˈbō-\

Definition of Bowie

  1. James 1796–1836 hero of Texas revolution


Bowie

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geographical name Bow·ie \ˈbü-ē\

Definition of Bowie

  1. town in Maryland northeast of Washington, D.C. population 54,727


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