ALPHONSUS
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: History
Meaning & History
Latinized form of ALFONSO. This name was borne by Saint Alphonsus Liguori, an 18th-century Italian bishop who is regarded as a Doctor of the Church.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Adalfuns, Alfons, Hadufuns, Hildefons (Ancient Germanic), Alfons, Fons, Funs, Funske (Dutch), Alphonso, Alphonzo, Lon, Lonnie, Lonny (English), Alphonse (French), Afonso (Galician), Alfons (German), Alfonso, Alonzo (Italian), Funs, Funske (Limburgish), Alfons (Polish), Afonso (Portuguese), Alfonz (Slovene), Alfonso, Ildefonso, Alonso (Spanish)
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