Alonzo - Meaning of Alonzo
In addition, Alonzo is a variation (Italian and Spanish) of Alfonso (English, Italian, and Spanish).
The origin and meaning of Alonzo is inherited by all variant forms.
Alonzo is an all-time favorite. Today it is still fairly popular as a baby name for boys, though not to the extent it was before. In 1900, 0.071% of baby boys were named Alonzo. It ranked at #182 then. The baby name has since experienced a drop in popularity, and in recent times it is of occasional use. In 2018, it ranked at #472 with a usage of 0.032%, but it was nevertheless the most popular out of all boy names in its group. Alonzo was twice as popular as the next ranked name, Alonso, in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Alonzo: AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"
Details of famous persons named Alonzo:
Basketball Player Alonzo Mourning, born February 8, 1970, Chesapeake, Virginia.
Jazz Musician Lonnie Johnson, born Alonzo Johnson, February 8, 1899 - June 16, 1970, New Orleans, Louisiana.