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What does Alfeus mean?

Alfeus Pronunciation of Alfeus [alfeus] as a name for boys has its root in Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Alfeus is "successor". Alfeus is an alternate form of Alpheus (Hebrew).


Alfeus has 4 variants: Alfaeus, Alfeos, Alpheaus and Alphoeus.

Creative forms:
(male) Anfeus, ..

(female) Alfeusca, ..

Middle name pairings:
Alfeus Auden (A.A.), ..

How popular is Alfeus?

Alfeus is an uncommon first name for men. Alfeus is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Alpheus is the only popular alternative form of Alfeus (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this relation of Alfeus reached its apex 135 years ago. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alpheus in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aegeus, Aengus, Aeolus, Aigeus, Aineas, Aineis, Aiolus, Albern, Albert, Albertus, Albis, Albys, Aldous, Aldus, Alec, Aleko, Aleks, Aleksi, Alex, Alexis, Alexius, Alexus, Alfeo, Alfey, Alfie, Alfons, Alfonse, Alfonsus, Alfonzus (see Alphonse), Alfred, Alfredas, Alfredo, Alfrey, Alfy, Algey, Algis, Allen, Allerd (see Ellard), Alley, Alleyn, Aloess, Alouf, Aloys, Alter, Altus, Aluf, Alun, Alvern, Alvert, Alvis, Alviss, Alvys, Alwis, Amatus, Ambrus, Anders, Angus, Anngus (see Angus), Antaeus, Anteus, Ares, Arius, Athens, Ayers, Aymes, Claus, Cletus, Clitus, Eldous, Kletus, Nereus, Ruffus, Rufus, Sofus and Zeus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alfeus.