Gender Masculine
Usage Hungarian
Pronounced Pron. AL-mosh

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.


Name Days

Hungary: February 20


Entry updated April 25, 2021