Name
ALFRED

Name ALFRED

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 361,701 births of Alfred in the countries below, which represents an average of 2,602 births of children bearing the first name Alfred per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 2,262 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Alfred   
In Italiano Nome Alfred   
Available variants : Alfréd , Alfrèd


Information about the first name Alfred

We celebrate Alfred on August 15th
The first name Alfred is listed in our categories :The first name Alfred has been assigned to:
99.97% to boys
0.03% to girls
The country where the first name Alfred is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 2 vowels and 4 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Alfred

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Alfred : Alferd, Fadler, Fradel

Alfred in Japanese *

Romajiarufureddo
Katakanaアルフレッド
Hiraganaあるふれっど
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Alfred in Japanese
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Alfred in sign language

Alfred in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Alfred

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Old English Ælfrǣd, from ælf (“elf”) and rǣd (“counsel”).
Anagrams src :
  • fardel, fardle, farled, flared, larfed
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈælfɹəd/
Proper noun src :
  • Alfred
  • (individuals) Alfred the Great, early king of England.
  • A male given name from Old English.
  • (rare) A patronymic surname​.
  • A town, the county seat of York County, Maine, United States.
Given name (Businessmen) src :
  • Alfred Fielding, the inventor of Bubble Wrap
  • Alfred Ford (born 1950), heir to the Ford family fortune
  • Alfred Goodwill (1830–1905), American merchant and landowner
  • Alfred S. Hart, American business and banker, born as Alfred Harskovitz
  • Alfred Herrhausen (1930–1989), German banker
  • Alfred Lindon (c. 1868–1948), businessman and art collector
  • Alfred Pisani, a prominent hotelier
  • Alfred Sung, a fashion designer
Given name (Writers and philosophers) src :
  • Alfred Bester, an American science fiction author
  • Alfred de Musset (1810–1857), a French romantic poet and playwright
  • Alfred de Vigny (1797–1863), a French romantic poet
  • Alfred Jarry, a French writer and founder of 'pataphysics
  • Alfred Rosenberg (1893–1946), a German Nazi theorist
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson, a British poet
  • Alfred North Whitehead, an English analytic philosopher and mathematician, co-author of Principia Mathematica
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
FR French
Etymology src :
  • From English Alfred, from Old English Ælfræd.
General
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /al.fʁɛd/
SE Swedish
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from English Alfred, from Old English Ælfræd. First recorded as a Swedish given name in 1751.
Proper noun src :
  • Alfred c (genitive Alfreds)
  • A male given name, fashionable in the 19th century.
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from English Alfred.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑl.frɛt/
  • Hyphenation: Al‧fred
Proper noun src :
  • Alfred m
  • A male given name.
FI Finnish
Etymology src :
  • From English Alfred, from Old English Ælfræd, possibly through Swedish Alfred.
Proper noun src :
  • Alfred
  • A male given name.
  • Alfred Nussi
DK Danish
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from English Alfred, from Old English Ælfræd.
Proper noun src :
  • Alfred
  • A male given name.
DE German
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈalfʁeːt/
  • Hyphenation: Al‧f‧red
Proper noun src :
  • Alfred
  • A male given name, fashionable in the 19th century.
 

Popularity of the name Alfred

Number of ALFRED births per year

Total births of Alfred by country

Births with the first name Alfred
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
239,391
97
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
65,775
27
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
13,586
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
9,085
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
7,995
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
6,777
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
6,287
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
5,829
1
NONorway
1945 - 2019
2,214
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
1,619
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
681
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
567
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
484
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
275
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
268
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
245
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
195
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
143
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
58
1
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
56
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
30
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
13
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
2
0

Total births of Alfred by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Alfred
Country
Boys
Girls
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
645
0
DKDenmark
2019
523
1
SESweden
2019
509
0
USUnited State of America
2019
230
0
NONorway
2019
157
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
31
0
FRFrance
2019
28
0
AUAustralia
2019
20
0
QCQuebec
2019
18
0
DEGermany
2018
14
0
ONOntario
2018
13
0
BEBelgium
2019
12
0
ABAlberta
2019
10
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
9
0
PLPoland
2019
9
0
BRBrazil
2010
8
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
8
0
ATAustria
2018
6
0
CHSwitzerland
2019
4
0
IEIreland
2019
4
0
ITItaly
2018
3
0

Comments on the name Alfred

Personalities with the first name Alfred

There are 793 personalities with the first name Alfred


Alfred Hitchcock
(Alfred Joseph Hitchcock) src

United states of america United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Screenwriter Cinematographer Television producer Television director Film director Film editor Film actor Film producer


Alfred Nobel
(Alfred Bernhard Nobel) src

Sweden
Photographer Engineer Chemist Industrialist Philanthropist Weapons manufacturer


Al Pacino
(Alfredo James Pacino) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Stage actor Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor


Alfred Tennyson
src

United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Writer Poet Politician


Alfred Adler
src

Austria-hungary Republic of german-austria First republic of austria
Psychiatrist Psychotherapist Ophthalmologist


Alfred De Musset
(Louis-Charles-Alfred De Musset-Pathay) src

France
Novelist Writer Poet Librarian Playwright Chess composer


Alfred Le Grand
src

Kingdom of wessex
Politician


Alfred Russel Wallace
src

United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Ornithologist Botanist Entomologist Anthropologist Explorer Anti-vaccine activist Naturalist Writer Mathematician Zoologist Beekeeper Biologist Geographer


Alfred North Whitehead
src

United kingdom
Physicist Mathematician Theologian Philosopher


Weird Al Yankovic
(Alfred Matthew Yankovic) src

United states of america
Actor Comedian Singer-songwriter



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Alfred
Full list of personalities with the first name Alfred

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Alfred

There are 907 actors and actresses with the first name Alfred
Alfred Bjerre Larsen
Alfred Gabidullin
Alfred Labatos
Alfred Enoch
Alfred Atienza
Alfred Vargas
Alfred Briere
Alfred F. Woodley
Alfred Cole
Alfred Hartung
Alfred Lutter Iii
Alfred Cerullo
Alfred Dorfer
Alfred Sauchelli Jr.
Alfred Holighaus
Alfred Barker Jr.
Alfred Cheung
Alfred Molina
Alfred Van Den Heuvel
Alfred Sramek
Alfred Kleinheinz
Alfred Muff
Alfred Burgstaller
Alfred Lagarde
Alfred Mazza
Alfred Rücker
Alfred Rupprecht
Alfred Worm
Alfred D. Herger
Alfred Urankar

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Alfred
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Alfred

Rankings of first name ALFRED by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#2DK Denmark2019
#11SE Sweden2019
#40NO Norway2019
#97GB United Kingdom2019
#123AU Australia2019
#166NZ New Zealand2019
#214CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#306QC Quebec2019
#333PL Poland2019
#433AB Alberta2019
#479BC British Columbia2019
#504DE Germany2018
#665CH Switzerland2019
#704AT Austria2018
#732ON Ontario2018
#762IE Ireland2019
#793BE Belgium2019
#814US United State of America2019
#1318FR France2019
#3144IT Italy2018
#5607BR Brazil2010
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#2856DK Denmark2019






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