Name: Alvar

Origin and Meaning of the Name Alvar

  • Meaning:
    Elfin army
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Nobel guardian
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Elfin army
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (AL var)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Alvar)
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Miscellaneous Info for Alvar

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  • Used in:
    Catalan, English and Spanish speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Old English elements 'ślf' (elf) and 'here' (army, warrior). Also a direct lineage is shown for the Catalan version or the Spanish name Alvaro, which derived from the ancient Germanic "Adalward" (adal: "Nobel", ward: "care taker or guardian").

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