Given Name ÁLMOS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Hungarian
PRONOUNCED: AL-mosh  [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly from Hungarian álom "dream", though perhaps of Turkic origin meaning "bought". This was the name of the semi-legendary father of Árpád, the founder of the Hungarian state. Álmos's mother Emese supposedly had a dream in which a turul bird impregnated her and foretold that her son would be the father of a great nation.
Entry updated December 8, 2017