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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alfin

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  • According to a user from India, the name Alfin is of Arabic origin and means ""Gift of God "".
  • A user from India says the name Alfin is of Latin origin and means "The first, beginning".
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From Middle English alfyn, alphyn, aufyn, etc., from Old French alfin, from Spanish alfil, arfil, from Arabic فِيل (fīl, “elephant”).

  1. (obsolete, chess) bishop

Notable Persons Named Alfin

Alfin Tuasalamony is a soccer player for the Persija Jakarta, Deportivo Indonesia, C.S. Visé, Persebaya Surabaya, Indonesia national under-17 football team, and Indonesia national under-19 football team. Alfin was born on November 13th, 1992 in Tulehu, Indonesia.


Fun Facts about the name Alfin

  • When was the first name Alfin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Alfin is Thursday, October 31st, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Alfin? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Alfin. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Alfin: Your name in reverse order is Nifla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Fnila. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Alfin born Mar 1, 2008

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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