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Alf Meaning


What does Alf mean?

The name Alf is of English and Norse origin.

The meaning of Alf is "elf counsel".

Alf is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Alf.

The Given Name Alf

Alf is a diminutive of Alfred. See Alfred for further details.

Alf is good for parents who want a name that is memorable and unique.

This great little boy name has a natural allure.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Alf Smith.

Alf Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Alf Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Alf has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Alf to other names.

Alf Related Names

Alf is a diminutive of Alfred.

Famous Alfs

  • Alf Smith ~ Ice Hockey Player

Alf Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Alf.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Alf Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Alf in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Alf.

Just for fun, see the name Alf in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Alf in Nautical Flags page.