Aldous - boys name

Aldous name popularity, meaning and origin

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Aldous name meaning:

The name Aldous is of English origin and has a unique and distinct meaning. Derived from the Old English elements "ald" meaning "old" and "wis" meaning "wise," Aldous can be interpreted as "old and wise" or "one who is wise beyond his years." This name exudes sophistication and intelligence, suggesting a person who possesses a deep understanding and knowledge gained through experience.

Parents who choose the name Aldous for their son often hope to instill in him the qualities of wisdom, maturity, and a thoughtful nature. It suggests a boy who possesses a level of insight and understanding that is uncommon for his age, and someone who may be seen as a mentor or trusted advisor by others. The name Aldous also carries a sense of timelessness, connecting the past with the present, and symbolizing a person who values tradition and learning.

Overall, the name Aldous reflects a strong and intellectual persona, implying a boy who is mature, insightful, and wise beyond his years.

Origin: English

Variant of the German Aldo, an Old German name meaning old, or from the old house. Aldous has been common in Britain since the Middle Ages. Famous bearer: 2Oth century British novelist Aldous Huxley.

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Overall UK ranking: 4789 out of 4789

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