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Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. LAHN
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Meaning & History

Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound. Famous bearers were American actors Lon Chaney Sr. (1883-1930) and Lon Chaney Jr. (1906-1973). The elder's birth name was Leonidas.

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Other Languages & CulturesAdalfuns, Alfons, Hadufuns, Hildefons(Ancient Germanic) Alfons, Fons, Funs(Dutch) Alphonse(French) Afonso(Galician) Alfons(German) Alphonsus(History) Alfonso, Alonzo(Italian) Afonso(Portuguese) Alfonz(Slovene) Alfonso, Ildefonso, Alonso(Spanish)
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