Alvie - boys name

Alvie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 85%

Alvie name meaning:

The name Alvie is a variation of the name Alvin, which has Old English and Germanic origins. It is derived from the elements "alf" meaning "elf" and "wine" meaning "friend." Therefore, the name Alvie carries the meaning of a "friend of the elves" or a "elf friend." In folklore, elves are often depicted as mystical and magical creatures, associated with nature and beauty. As such, the name Alvie may embody qualities of being kind, gentle, and connected to nature. It can also suggest a person who is imaginative, creative, and possesses a deep appreciation for the wonders of the world.

The name Alvie is unique and may be chosen by parents who want to bestow upon their son a name that reflects a sense of enchantment, fantasy, and wonder. It carries a certain whimsical and magical aura, making it a distinctive and intriguing choice for a boy's name.

Origin: English

Diminutive of Alvin: Wise friend. From the Old English Aetheiwine, and also Aefwine, both meaning noble friend. Also a diminutive of Alvar: An Old English name meaning elf army.

Related names

Alvin , Ailwyn, Aiwyn, Alion, Aluino, Alven, Alverna, Alvie , Alvina , Alvino, Alwynn, Aylwin, Elvern, Elvie , Elvyn, Elwin , Elwyn

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Overall UK ranking: 719 out of 4789

48 recorded births last year

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  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Alvie

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