Alfonso

Alfonso - A very unique male name



  May 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alfonso, meaning noble, ready, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #285. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alfonso and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alfonso? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Alfonso. The baby boy name Alfonso was given to 237 baby boys in 2012, ranking #782 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 6,924 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alfonso peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 285.



Famous with this name

Alfonso Cuarón
Alfonso Zayas
Alfonso Aráu


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Alfonso is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alfonso is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #401 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,440.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Alfonso is where you live.


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Alfonso origin and meaning

Alfonso is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means noble, ready. To see famous people named Alfonso, pop culture references for the name Alfonso and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alfonso

We've found the following names that sound similar to Alfonso, sorted by popularity.

Alvin / Alphonso / Alphonse / Alfonzo / Albin / Albino / Alfonza / Alvino / Alfonse / Alphonzo /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012782
2011781
2010750
2009647
2008589
2007521
2006564
2005539
2004527
2003533
2002493
2001522
2000485
1999473
1998454
1997443
1996451
1995465
1994436
1993422
1992424
1991409
1990426
1989421
1988408
1987416
1986383
1985395
1984416
1983397
1982387
1981370
1980382
1979388
1978382
1977391
1976402
1975375
1974397
1973376
1972397
1971395
1970399
1969415
1968410
1967396
1966392
1965397
1964406
1963401
1962418
1961393
1960411
1959396
1958395
1957379
1956381
1955364
1954346
1953343
1952362
1951366
1950358
1949351
1948342
1947357
1946371
1945367
1944362
1943368
1942370
1941355
1940345
1939329
1938312
1937327
1936314
1935339
1934327
1933326
1932306
1931299
1930295
1929293
1928301
1927313
1926311
1925308
1924304
1923315
1922337
1921332
1920346
1919399
1918374
1917371
1916371
1915397
1914383
1913319
1912312
1911328
1910285

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California401
Nevada405
Texas427
Arizona430
Washington675
Georgia683
Illinois723
Florida827
Virginia846
North Carolina1084
New York1440

Even more about Alfonso


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Alfonso a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Alfonso?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Alfonso
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 6,924
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +237

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