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Alfonso

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 6 0 6
1882 6 0 6
1883 9 0 9
1886 8 0 8
1888 7 0 7
1889 7 0 7
1890 5 0 5
1891 10 0 10
1892 10 0 10
1893 8 0 8
1894 7 0 7
1895 10 0 10
1896 14 0 14
1897 14 0 14
1898 19 0 19
1899 11 0 11
1900 35 0 35
1901 23 0 23
1902 23 0 23
1903 22 0 22
1904 31 0 31
1905 36 0 36
1906 30 0 30
1907 42 0 42
1908 39 0 39
1909 57 0 57
1910 60 0 60
1911 69 0 69
1912 131 0 131
1913 156 0 156
1914 152 0 152
1915 184 0 184
1916 212 0 212
1917 228 0 228
1918 237 0 237
1919 220 0 220
1920 284 0 284
1921 321 0 321
1922 311 6 305
1923 342 0 342
1924 353 0 353
1925 331 0 331
1926 326 0 326
1927 339 0 339
1928 336 0 336
1929 358 0 358
1930 380 5 375
1931 351 6 345
1932 323 0 323
1933 277 0 277
1934 271 0 271
1935 265 0 265
1936 287 0 287
1937 270 0 270
1938 291 0 291
1939 282 0 282
1940 271 0 271
1941 261 0 261
1942 265 0 265
1943 269 0 269
1944 274 0 274
1945 261 0 261
1946 299 0 299
1947 355 0 355
1948 386 7 379
1949 356 5 351
1950 356 0 356
1951 360 6 354
1952 357 5 352
1953 397 0 397
1954 411 0 411
1955 385 0 385
1956 372 0 372
1957 415 0 415
1958 384 0 384
1959 391 0 391
1960 382 0 382
1961 399 0 399
1962 358 5 353
1963 397 0 397
1964 390 0 390
1965 383 0 383
1966 367 0 367
1967 386 5 381
1968 362 5 357
1969 361 0 361
1970 413 6 407
1971 417 0 417
1972 394 9 385
1973 432 6 426
1974 394 0 394
1975 433 0 433
1976 382 0 382
1977 412 0 412
1978 420 5 415
1979 441 0 441
1980 452 5 447
1981 460 0 460
1982 434 5 429
1983 419 0 419
1984 399 0 399
1985 457 0 457
1986 494 5 489
1987 444 7 437
1988 500 0 500
1989 496 0 496
1990 537 0 537
1991 579 6 573
1992 531 0 531
1993 544 0 544
1994 528 0 528
1995 493 0 493
1996 508 0 508
1997 505 0 505
1998 485 0 485
1999 490 0 490
2000 476 0 476
2001 428 0 428
2002 468 0 468
2003 455 0 455
2004 458 0 458
2005 455 0 455
2006 457 0 457
2007 499 0 499
2008 430 0 430
2009 382 0 382
2010 304 0 304
2011 279 0 279
2012 282 0 282
2013 286 0 286
2014 262 0 262
2015 292 0 292

Want to know about the popularity of the Alfonso baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 39,152 babies born with the name Alfonso in the United States. That's more than enough Alfonsos to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Alfonso" was in 1991 with a total of 573 babies.

According to the 1928 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alfonso" ranks #37 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 28 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1928. Across the entire United States a total of 336 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Alfonso" mean? The list below shows the origins of Alfonso as well as things modernly associated with the name Alfonso such as celebrities named Alfonso.

Origin and Meaning of Alfonso

The name "Alfonso" is of Italian origin, and it means "Noble and ready". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alfonso Ribeiro

Alfonso Ribeiro is an actor, dancer, singer, and game show host with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1980 to present. Alfonso was born in 1971 as Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro in Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Alfonso Herrera

Alfonso Herrera is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Alfonso was born in 1983 as Alfonso Herrera Rodriguez in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico.

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Alfonso Cuarón

Alfonso Cuarón is a film director, screenwriter, producer, and editor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1983 to present. Alfonso was born in 1961 as Alfonso Cuaron Orozco in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Alfonso Soriano

Alfonso Soriano is a MLB player. Alfonso was born in 1976 in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Alfonso

Alfonso Aguilar
Alfonso Freeman
Alfonso Lopez
Alfonso Moss
Alfonso Cuaron
Alfonso Gomez-rejon
Alfonso Lenhardt

Alternative Meanings

A is for able, for you surely are.

L is for love, your love of life!

F is for feeling, your sympathetic way.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Your name in reverse order is "Osnofla". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nofoals". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Alfonso born Aug 11, 2005

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Korea approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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