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Alfa (girl)

What does Alfa mean?

Alfa Pronunciation of Alfa [al-fa] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Alfa) has its root in Greek, and Alfa means "beginning". Alfa is a variant form of Alpha (Greek): first letter of the Greek alphabet.

Associated with: greek.


Creative forms:
(female) Alca, Alfan, ..

(male) Alal, Alar, ..

Middle name pairings:
Alfa Stephany (A.S.), ..

How popular is Alfa?

Alfa is a rare given name for women. Alfa is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Alfa entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #1988 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alfa name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alfa outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only other popular alternative form of Alfa is Alpha. Adoption of these relations of Alfa was at its apex in the 1890s (usage of 0.03%), but now, the version Alpha has become somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alfa, Alpha in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alfa and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Alfa is pronounced similarly to Alfi, Alfie, Alfy, Allfie, Allfy and Elfie. Other recommended names are Aalya, Abba, Abia, Ada, Adda, Adia, Adra, Afra, Agna, Aina, Al, Ala, Alah, Alaia, Alaya, Alba, Albia, Alby, Alda, Alea, Aleah, Aleda, Aleea, Aleka, Alex, Alfri (see Alfreda), Ali, Alia, Aliah, Alica, Alida, Alie, Alima, Alisa, Aliza, Alla, Allda, Allia, Allma, Alma, Aloha, Aloma, Alona, Alta, Alufa, Alura, Alva, Alvah, Alvy, Alya, Alyda, Alyx, Ana, Anda, Ania, Anna, Ara, Aria, Arlea, Arna, Arza, Asia, Asta, Auda, Aura, Ava, Aya, Azra and Delfa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alfa.