Origin:British
Popularity:10873
Meaning:elf or magical army, warrior
Alvar as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Alvar), is pronounced AL-vah. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Alvar is "elf or magical army, warrior". From Aelfhere. Also possibly an anglicized form of Spanish Alvaro, meaning "all guard" in Old German.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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