Given Name ALWIN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: AL-veen (German), AHL-win (Dutch), AHL-vin (Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

From either of the two Germanic names ALFWIN or ADALWIN.
VARIANTS: Adalwin, Alboin, Alfwin (Ancient Germanic)
FEMININE FORM: Alwine (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ælfwine, Æðelwine, Æthelwine (Anglo-Saxon), Alvin, Elvin (English)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 182

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Entry updated July 2, 2017