What does Alonso mean?
Alonso [alon-so] as a boys' name is an Old German name, and the meaning of Alonso is "ready for battle". Alonso is an alternate spelling of Alfonso (Old German): Italian and Spanish transcription of Alphonse. Alonso is also a variation of Alonzo (Old German).
Associated with: battle (war).
19 more alternative forms via Alfonso, Alonzo, Alphonse: Affonso, Alfo, Alfons, Alfonse, Alfonsin, Alfonsino, Alfonsus, Alfonz, Alfonzo, Allohnso, Allohnzo, Allonso, Allonzo, Alphons, Alphonso▼, Alphonzo, Fons, Fonzo and Phons.
1 feminine form: Alonsa.Creative forms:
(male) Alonas, Alonson, ..
(female) Alonha, .. Middle name pairings:
Alonso Constantine (A.C.), ..
How popular is Alonso?
Alonso is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#1219 out of 1220, Top 100%) but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1581 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alonso entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #622 in the U.S. in 2002, and is currently at #731. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Alanzo, Alfons, Alfonse, Alfonso (#792 from current records), Alfonzo, Alonzo (#526), Alphons, Alphonse, Alphonso and Alphonzo are the prominent variation forms of Alonso (#731 from current records). Other variants, like Alfonsin, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Alonso was at its peak a century ago (median #1260) and is now much diminished (#1640, ▼54%), with versions like Alphonso becoming less in vogue. Alonso is the most trendy name for newborns among these.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abondio, Abundo, Adolfo▼, Adones, Adonia, Adonis▲, Adonys, Agosto, Ahlois, Akeno, Alan▼, Aland, Alann, Alano, Alanson, Albano, Albinson, Albis, Albys, Aldis, Aldo▲, Aldous, Aldus, Alecko, Alejo, Aleko, Aleks, Aleksi, Aleksio, Alerio, Alexio, Alfeo, Algis, Alicio, Alin, Alison, Alisson, Alldo (see Aldo), Allon, Allyson, Almando, Almanzo, Aloess, Aloiki, Alois▼, Aloisio, Aloj, Alomar, Alon, Alouf, Aloys, Alto, Alucio, Aluino, Alun, Aluxio, Alvaro, Alvarso (see Alvar), Alvis, Alvise, Alviss, Alvys, Alyn, Amando, Amos▼, Amoss, Anse, Anso, Anson▲, Antonio, Apolonio, Arno, Aron▲, Dioniso and Fonso. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alonso.See names in meaning and etymology.