Welsh spelling of Alan; river in Wales
"handsome, cheerful"

Alun Origin and Meaning

The name Alun is a boy's name of Welsh origin.

This name of a river in Wales represents a vowel change from Alan, which makes the name somewhat more intriguing, but still possibly not intriguing enough. Bonus points if you're a surfer, sailor, or you're expecting a baby born under a water sign of the zodiac: It's one of the more unusual names that mean water.

Famous People Named Alun

  • Alun Armstrong (English actor)
  • Alun CochraneScottish,born stand,up comedian