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Aldous meaning and name origin

Aldous \a-ldous, al-dous\ as a boy's name is pronounced OLD-us. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Aldous is "old". Medieval name brought back to slight popularity in the 19th century. Made famous by writer Aldous Huxley.

Aldous has 11 variant forms: Al, Aldis, Aldivin, Aldo, Aldon, Aldus, Alldo, Eldin, Eldis, Eldon and Eldous.

For more information, see also the related name Alter.

A suggested similar baby name is Altus.

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Popularity of Aldous

Aldous is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#41496 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Aldous name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Aldous with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


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