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Alphonse

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Noble and ready
  • #2407 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Alphonse in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 20 0 20
1881 12 0 12
1882 16 0 16
1883 14 0 14
1884 20 0 20
1885 25 0 25
1886 16 0 16
1887 18 0 18
1888 20 0 20
1889 17 0 17
1890 18 0 18
1891 17 0 17
1892 22 0 22
1893 20 0 20
1894 19 0 19
1895 25 0 25
1896 26 0 26
1897 22 0 22
1898 31 0 31
1899 18 0 18
1900 27 0 27
1901 29 0 29
1902 33 0 33
1903 22 0 22
1904 36 0 36
1905 25 0 25
1906 40 0 40
1907 31 0 31
1908 48 0 48
1909 56 0 56
1910 56 0 56
1911 81 0 81
1912 142 0 142
1913 197 0 197
1914 250 0 250
1915 297 0 297
1916 306 0 306
1917 316 0 316
1918 357 0 357
1919 324 0 324
1920 329 0 329
1921 274 0 274
1922 289 0 289
1923 282 0 282
1924 249 0 249
1925 271 0 271
1926 221 0 221
1927 196 0 196
1928 228 0 228
1929 190 0 190
1930 159 0 159
1931 201 0 201
1932 147 0 147
1933 110 0 110
1934 136 0 136
1935 114 0 114
1936 119 0 119
1937 86 0 86
1938 107 0 107
1939 101 0 101
1940 101 0 101
1941 129 0 129
1942 108 0 108
1943 92 0 92
1944 89 0 89
1945 78 0 78
1946 85 0 85
1947 93 0 93
1948 84 0 84
1949 98 0 98
1950 85 0 85
1951 83 0 83
1952 88 0 88
1953 76 0 76
1954 67 0 67
1955 76 0 76
1956 82 0 82
1957 68 0 68
1958 67 0 67
1959 65 0 65
1960 54 0 54
1961 63 0 63
1962 51 0 51
1963 59 0 59
1964 68 0 68
1965 45 0 45
1966 47 0 47
1967 41 0 41
1968 33 0 33
1969 35 0 35
1970 26 0 26
1971 40 0 40
1972 33 0 33
1973 28 0 28
1974 29 0 29
1975 40 0 40
1976 35 0 35
1977 33 0 33
1978 22 0 22
1979 18 0 18
1980 30 0 30
1981 28 0 28
1982 36 0 36
1983 18 0 18
1984 19 0 19
1985 24 0 24
1986 32 0 32
1987 12 0 12
1988 16 0 16
1989 24 0 24
1990 30 0 30
1991 26 0 26
1992 28 0 28
1993 21 0 21
1994 27 0 27
1995 21 0 21
1996 17 0 17
1997 17 0 17
1998 18 0 18
1999 16 0 16
2000 21 0 21
2001 12 0 12
2002 17 0 17
2003 17 0 17
2004 11 0 11
2005 14 0 14
2006 11 0 11
2007 16 0 16
2008 16 0 16
2009 16 0 16
2010 14 0 14
2011 20 0 20
2012 16 0 16
2013 21 0 21
2014 26 0 26
2015 23 0 23

Want to know about the popularity of the Alphonse baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,123 babies born with the name Alphonse in the United States. That's more than enough Alphonses to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 20 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Alphonse" was in 1918 with a total of 357 babies.

According to the 1928 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alphonse" ranks #81 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, 22 babies in Connecticut have the same name as you in 1928. Across the entire United States a total of 228 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 "Alphonse" mean? The list below shows the origins of Alphonse as well as things modernly associated with the name Alphonse such as celebrities named Alphonse.

Origin and Meaning of Alphonse

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

Al Capone

Al Capone is a gangster, bootlegger, racketeer, and boss of chicago outfit. Al was born in 1899 as Alphonse Gabriel Capone in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Alphonse Legros

Alphonse was born in 1837.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Alphonse

Alphonse And Gaston
Alphonse Buddy Fletcher
Alphonse Capone
Alphonse Dc Yelp
Alphonse Elric
Alphonse Mehany
Alphonse Mouzon
Alphonse Mucha
Alphonse Bertillon
Alphonse Dc

Alternative Meanings

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

P is for please, the way you always do.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

S is for select, as few are chosen.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Alphonse born Feb 2, 1949

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 New Guinea approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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