Definitions for "bowie"
United States pioneer and hero of the Texas revolt against Mexico; he shared command of the garrison that resisted the Mexican attack on the Alamo where he died (1796-1836)
Bowie is the main protagonist of the 1994 video game Shining Force II, the third game in the Shining Force series of video games. During the game, he may be renamed to whatever the user desires, but his default name is Bowie. He is the young leader of the band of heroes called the Shining Force.
Keywords:  buie, boe, gaelic, emigrants, scots
Bowie is a Scots surname, derived from the Scottish Gaelic word buie (pronounced approximately boe-ay), meaning yellow-haired. The name spread from Scotland with Scottish emigrants.