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pinWhat does Alvis mean?

Alvis /al-vis/ as a boys' name is pronounced AL-viss. It is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Alvis is "all wise".

From Norse mythology involving the dwarf Alviss who fell in love with the daughter of Thor, the god of thunder. Also possibly related to Elvis. First appeared in the mid 20th century, but never widespread.


pinVariations

Alvis has 4 variants: Alvise, Alviss, Alwis and Alwyss.

Alvis has 5 more different relations via Elvis: Alvys, Elvio, Elviss, Elvo and Elvys.

Kreatif forms: Ailvis, Alvissha. [more]

pinHow popular is Alvis?

Alvis is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#8115 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Alvis for boys. Alvis reached its peak rank of #663 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alvis name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alvis outside U.S.

The only other popular alternative form of Alvis is Elvis. Adoption of these forms of Alvis was well-received during 1910-1919 (average #675) and has become lower since, with the versions Alvis and Elvis becoming less stylish. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Alvis and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alvis, Elvis in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alvis and related baby names outside U.S.


pinSimilar Names

Alvis is alike in pronunciation to Yoelvis. Other suggested similar baby names are Albis, Albys, Aldis, Alfeos, Alfeus, Algis, Alois, Alvie, Alvin and Arvis. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alvis.

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