Name Element ALF

TypeElement

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "elf".
Other Languages & Culturesalfr Ancient Scandinavian ælf Anglo-Saxon
Given Name DescendantsAlba, Alberich, Alboin, Alfbern, Alfhard, Alfher, Alfwin, Alwin Ancient Germanic Alfarr Ancient Scandinavian Ælfric, Ælfwine Anglo-Saxon Alba Catalan Oliver, Olivera Croatian Oliver, Olivie Czech Alf, Elva, Oliver, Olivia Danish Aafje, Alwin, Olivier Dutch Alivia, Alvena, Alvin, Alvina, Aubree, Aubrey, Aubrie, Avery, Elvin, Elvina, Elvis, Elwin, Elwyn, Oliver, Olivia, Auberon, Olyvia English Alvar, Oliver Estonian Oliver, Olivia Finnish Olivier, Olivie French Alwin, Oliver, Olivia, Alwine German Alberic, Alberich Germanic Mythology Olivér, Olívia Hungarian Elfa, Elva, Elvar Icelandic Alba, Alberico, Olivia, Oliviero Italian Olivette, Oberon Literature Oliver, Olivera Macedonian Elric Medieval English Olivier Medieval French Alf, Alfr Norse Mythology Alf, Alv, Alva, Oliver, Olivia Norwegian Oliwia, Oliwer, Oliwier Polish Álvaro, Olívia Portuguese Oliver, Olivera Serbian Oliver, Olívia Slovak Alba, Álvaro, Elba, Olivia Spanish Alf, Alva, Alvar, Oliver, Olivia Swedish
Surname DescendantsAafjes Dutch Alvin, Avery, Elwin, Elwyn English Alberghi, Alberici, Alberighi, Albricci, Albrici Italian Alves Portuguese Álvarez Spanish Alfson, Alfsson, Alvarsson Swedish
Entry added December 3, 2014   Contribute