Almanzo Name Meaning & Origin
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The explanation given by Laura Ingalls Wilder for her husband, Almanzo's, name is that it was derived from an Arabian benefactor to his ancestors by the name of Al-Mansour, meaning 'the victorious'.
An alternative derivation is of Old German origin, meaning 'precious man'.
Pronounced 'Al-Man-Zoh', emphasis on the middle syllable.
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Almanzo Wilder, husband of author Laura Ingalls Wilder.
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