The name Alva (English and Scandinavian) is a variant of Alf.
Variant forms share the origin and meaning of Alf.
The name Alf (English) is a variant of Alf.
Alf is a variant of the name Alfie (English and Spanish).
Alf is also a variant of the name Alfonso (English, Italian, and Spanish).
Alf is also a contraction of the name Alfred (Dutch, English, French, German, Polish, and Scandinavian) in the English language.
Alf is also a variant of the name Alf (Scandinavian) in the English language.
Alf is unusual as a baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1901 with 0.010% of baby boys being given the name Alf. It ranked at #596 then. The baby name has since experienced a substantial loss in popularity, and is currently of infrequent use. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Alf, Alfred was the most popular.
† English pronunciation for Alf: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)"
A famous person named Alf is Alf Ramsey, Footballer, born Alfred Ernest Ramsey, 22 January 1920 - 28 April 1999, Dagenham, London, England.