What does Alven mean?
(male) Alvenn, Arven, ..
(female) Aldel, .. Middle name pairings:
Alven Desmond (A.D.), ..
How popular is Alven?
Alven is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#147095 out of 150436, Top 98%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alven entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #1908 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Al, Alva, Alvan, Alvie, Alvin (#602 the previous year), Alvy, Alwin, Elvin (#1364), Elwin and Elwyn are the prominent alternative forms of Alven appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Alven reached the top of their popularity a century ago (average #926) and have become much less widespread since, with forms like Elwin becoming less fashionable.
Alven is pronounced similarly to Elven and Elvyn. Other suggested similar names are Aaren, Aden, Ahren, Aiken, Airen, Alain, Alan▼, Alann, Alban, Alben, Albin▼, Albyn, Alden▲, Aldin, Aldon, Alec▼, Alem, Alen, Alfeo, Alfey, Alger, Algey, Alin, Allan▼, Allen▼, Allex, Alley, Allyn, Alon, Alpin, Alten, Alter, Alton▼, Alun, Alvah▼, Alvern, Alvis, Alvys, Aren, Arien, Arjen, Arlen▼, Arllen, Armen, Arren, Arsen, Arvin, Arvon, Arvyn, Asen, Aspen, Auben, Auden, Ave, Avon, Ayken, Beven, Elden▼, Even, Galven, Gaven▼, Glen▼, Haven, Iven, Jeven, Kelven, Keven▼, Neven, Niven, Olen▼, Raven, Sleven and Teven. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alven.See names in meaning and etymology.