Alford: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Alford

Alford

Pronunciation: AL-ferd (key)

Origin of the name Alfred:

Derived from the Old English Ælfred, a compounding of the elements ælf (elf) and ræd (counsel). Elves were considered to be supernatural beings having special powers of seeing into the future; thus the name took on the meaning "wise counsel."

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