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What does Alfo mean?

Alfo Pronunciation of Alfo [al-fo] as a name for boys is of Old German derivation, and the name Alfo means "ready for battle". Alfo is a version of Alphonse (Old German): French name from Hildefuns.

ASSOCIATED WITH battle (war)


VARIANTS Alfy, Alfie

RELATED FORMS VIA ALPHONSE Al, Alfons, Alfonso, Alfonzo, Alford, Alonso, Alonzo

(male) Alar, Allo, ..

(female) Alai, Alar, ..

Alfo Jacen (A.J.), ..

How popular is Alfo?

Alfo is a rare first name for males. Alfo is an equivalently rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Alfo (NOT IN TOP 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Al, Alfie, Alfons, Alfonso (#792 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Alfonzo, Alford, Alonso (#731), Alonzo (#526) and Alphonse. Adoption of these forms of Alfo was well-received in the 1900s (ADOPTION OF 0.16%) and has become much lower since (ADOPTION 0.06%, DOWN 61%), with versions like Alonzo becoming less trendy. Alonzo is the firm favorite, although Alonso appears to be getting popular too. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Al, Alfie, Alfons, Alfonso, Alfonzo in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alford, Alonso, Alonzo, Alphonse in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alfie, Alfons outside U.S.

Similar Names

Alfo is alike in pronunciation to Alfa, Alfeo, Alfey, Alfio and Alpha. Other recommended names are Aaro, Abo, Adao, Adelfo, Ado, Adolfo, Afi, Alan, Alano, Alba, Alby, Alcot, Aldo, Aldon, Alec, Aleco, Aled, Alejo, Alek, Aleko, Alem, Alen, Alex, Alf, Alfeos (see Alpheus), Alfonz, Alfre, Alga, Algy, Ali, Alia, Alic, Alik, Alin, Alix, Alldo (see Aldo), Allon, Aloj, Alon, Alta, Alto, Alton, Aluf, Alun, Alva, Alvy, Aly, Alyn, Anno, Anso, Ario, Arlo, Arno, Arto and Aryo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alfo.

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