Allen

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See also: allen and allén

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Allen

  1. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist Timothy Field Allen (1837-1902).

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Allen

  1. An English and Scottish surname derived from the given name Alan.
  2. A male given name from the Celtic languages, a variant of Alan; in modern use often transferred from the surname.

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Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Allen is the 33rd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 482,607 individuals. Allen is most common among White (67.6%) and Black/African American (26.2%) individuals.

Noun[edit]

Allen (plural Allens)

  1. (colloquial) Short for Allen wrench.

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English Allen.

Proper noun[edit]

Allen

  1. a surname
  2. a male given name from the Celtic languages

Etymology 2[edit]

Named after the governor of the Visayas, Henry Tureman Allen. The town's name was changed from Minapa-a to La Granja during the Spanish Occupation of the Philippines. It was renamed shortly as Tanaman, in an effort of eradicating all traces of Anglo-Saxon influence in East Asia by the Japanese, during the Japanese Occupation of the Philippines.

Proper noun[edit]

Allen

  1. a municipality of Northern Samar

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛlɛn]
  • Hyphenation: Al‧len

Proper noun[edit]

Allen

  1. Allen

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative Allen Allenek
accusative Allent Alleneket
dative Allennek Alleneknek
instrumental Allennel Allenekkel
causal-final Allenért Allenekért
translative Allenné Allenekké
terminative Allenig Allenekig
essive-formal Allenként Allenekként
essive-modal
inessive Allenben Allenekben
superessive Allenen Alleneken
adessive Allennél Alleneknél
illative Allenbe Allenekbe
sublative Allenre Allenekre
allative Allenhez Allenekhez
elative Allenből Allenekből
delative Allenről Allenekről
ablative Allentől Allenektől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Allené Alleneké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Allenéi Allenekéi
Possessive forms of Allen
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Allenem Allenjeim
2nd person sing. Allened Allenjeid
3rd person sing. Allenje Allenjei
1st person plural Allenünk Allenjeink
2nd person plural Allenetek Allenjeitek
3rd person plural Allenjük Allenjeik

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