Gender Masculine

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse Alvíss meaning "all wise". In Norse mythology this was the name of a dwarf who was to marry Thor's daughter Thrud. Thor was not pleased with this so he tricked Alvis by asking him questions until the sun rose, at which time the dwarf was turned into stone.

Related Names

VariantAlvíss(Norse Mythology)


Name Days

Latvia: August 30


Entry updated April 16, 2019