Alvaro Name Meaning & Origin

Alvaro

Pronunciation: AL-vah-roh (key)

Origin of the name Alvaro:

Congate of the English Alvar (elfin army), a name derived from the Old English Ælfhere, a compounding of the elements ælf (elf) and here (army).

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Famous real-life people named Alvaro

Álvaro Obregón, Mexican President
Alvaro Uribe, President of Colombia
Álvaro Morte, spanish actor, best known for playing the role of "El Profesor" in Money Heist (La Casa de Papel)

Álvaro Joaquim de Melo Siza Vieira, or Alvaro Siza (b. 1933). A Portuguese architect and recipient of the Pritzker Prize in 1992.

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