Origin:British
Popularity:1594
Meaning:Noble friend
Now that you have introduced your new lifelong friend into the world, you might want to give them a name that'll always remind them how dear they are to you. One name you could consider is the British boy’s name Alvin, meaning “noble friend.” You might’ve heard this name growing up from the film Alvin and the Chipmunks or pop singer Alvin Stardust.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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