Popularity:1845
Origin:Spanish
Other Origin(s):Italian, Portuguese
Meaning:Ready for battle
Alfonso is a masculine name of Spanish origin that means "ready for battle." It has historic and royal connotations, dating back to the 8th century when it was first recorded as the name of the King of Asturias. It became a popular name among kings and other royal Spaniards throughout history and now calls images of strength and leadership to mind. Alfonso also originates from royal figures in Italy and Portugal, making it a versatile name fit for your tenacious little one.
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