Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. AL-fawns(German)
AHL-fawns(Dutch)
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Meaning & History

German, Dutch and Catalan form of Alfonso.

Related Names

VariantsAdalfuns, Hadufuns, Hildefons(Ancient Germanic)
DiminutiveFons(Dutch)
Other Languages & CulturesAlphonso, Alphonzo, Lon, Lonnie, Lonny(English) Alonzo(English (American)) Alphonse(French) Afonso(Galician) Alphonsus(History) Alfonso(Italian) Funs, Funske(Limburgish) Afonso(Portuguese) Alfonz(Slovene) Alfonso, Ildefonso, Alonso(Spanish)
Surname DescendantAlfons(Dutch)
User SubmissionAlfoñs

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Croatia: October 31
Germany: August 1
Latvia: November 22
Poland: June 1
Poland: July 27
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Poland: October 31
Sweden: August 6

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Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 166.
Entry updated April 25, 2021