Alvin

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English ælf (elf) + wine (friend).

Proper noun[edit]

Alvin

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Always rare in Britain but revived in the U.S.A. in the nineteenth century.

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References[edit]

  • Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: A Concise Dictionary of First Names. Oxford University Press 2001.

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