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Alpha Meaning


What does Alpha mean?

The name Alpha is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Alpha is "first one".

Alpha is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Al-pha.

The Given Name Alpha

The name Alpha, has a wonderfully simple quality.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Although unique, your little refined Alpha, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Alpha Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 15,724 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences. It ranked 2,530 in baby name popularity for boys with 50 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 2,442 in baby name popularity for boys with 52 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Alpha has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Alpha Name Popularity Page.

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    Alpha Numerology

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    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Alpha Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Alpha.

    Just for fun, see the name Alpha 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 Alpha in Nautical Flags page.