Given Name ALFHER

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Germanic name composed of the elements alf "elf" and hari "army, warrior" (making it a cognate of ALVAR).
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Alfarr (Ancient Scandinavian), Alvar (Estonian), Elvar (Icelandic), Alvar (Swedish)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 69