What does Alphonsus mean?
Alphonsus [alphon-sus] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and the meaning of Alphonsus is "ready for battle". Alphonsus is a version of Alfonso (Old German): Italian and Spanish version of Alphonse.
Associated with: battle (war).
(female) Middle name pairings:
Alphonsus Jovan (A.J.), ..
How popular is Alphonsus?
Alphonsus is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Alphonsus is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alphonsus reached its highest position of #1131 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Alphonsus appearing in the Top 2000 are Alfonso (#792 the previous year), Alphonzo, Alphonse, Alphons and Alphonso. Other forms, like Alfonsus, are uncommon. These forms of Alphonsus were popular as baby names during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.1%) and are now much less conventional, with versions such as Alphonso becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aldous, Alfons, Alfonse, Alfonsin, Allonso, Aloess, Alohnso (see Alonzo), Aloisius, Alonso▲, Aloysius▼, Alpheaus, Alpheus, Alphoeus, Antonius, Delphinus and Thonus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alphonsus.See names in meaning and etymology.