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Alvar (girl)

What does Alvar mean?

Alvar Pronunciation of Alvar as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Alvar) is pronounced AL-vah. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Alvar is "elf or magical army, warrior". From Aelfhere.


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, elf, magical


VARIANTS Alvara, Alvera

(female) Alar, ..

(male) Alar, ..

Alvar Brynley (A.B.), ..

How popular is Alvar?

Alvar is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#92217 out of 150436, Top 61%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

The only popular alternative form of Alvar (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) is Alvera. Adoption of this form of Alvar reached its apex a century ago (ADOPTION OF 0.01%). (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alvera in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Alvar is pronounced similarly to Elvire. Other recommended sound-alike names are Ala, Alah, Alair, Alba, Alda, Aldara, Alea, Aleah, Alfa, Alia, Aliah, Alla, Alma, Almah, Alta, Altair, Alva, Alvah, Alvie, Alvira, Alvit, Alvy, Alya, Ambar, Anwar, Ava, Avah, Ayva and Azhar. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alvar.

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