What does Alvaro mean?
Alvaro [al-varo] as a boys' name is pronounced AL-vah-roh. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Alvaro is "all guard". A Visigothic given name.
Associated with: guard (defender).
Alvaro has 1 variant: Alavaro.
Affiliated boy name: Alvar.Creative forms:
(male) Alvaar, Arvaro, ..
(female) Alvaal, .. Middle name pairings:
Alvaro Phoenix (A.P.), ..
How popular is Alvaro?
Alvaro is a somewhat popular first name for men (#619 out of 1220, Top 51%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#23968 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alvaro was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #511 in the U.S. in 2000, and is presently at #909. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Alvaro is alike in pronunciation to Alverio. Other recommended names are Aaro, Alano, Alard, Albano, Albaro, Albern, Albert▼, Alberto, Alcado, Alford▼, Alfre, Algar, Alhard (see Allard), Alhart, Aliard, Allard, Allart, Allvar, Alva▼, Alvah▼, Alvan, Alvarso (see Alvar), Alvern, Alvert, Alvertos (see Albert) and Claro. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alvaro.See names in meaning and etymology.