Given Name ALFWIN

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

From the Germanic elements alf "elf" and win "friend".
VARIANTS: Alboin, Alwin
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ælfwine (Anglo-Saxon), Alwin (Dutch), Alvin, Elvin (English), Alwin (German)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 73