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Gender: Male Origin of Alf: Diminutive of Alfred Meaning of Alfred: English, "wise counselor"

The name Alf is a boy's name . Alf and is often added to user-created lists like Redwall Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover 10 times".

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Famous People Named Alf

Alfred Mossman "Alf" Landon, American politician; 26th Governor of Kansas, defeated by Franklin Roosevelt in the 1936 presidential election
Alfred Alexander "Alf" Taylor, American politician; 34th Governor of Tennessee
Alf Clausen, American composer

Pop Culture References for the name Alf

ALF, acronym for the Animal liberation front, terrorist organization
A.L.F., 80's TV show about an Alien Life Form dubbed ALF
Alfred James "Alf" Stewart, character on Australian soap "Home and Away"
Alf son of Sigar, king in Norse mythology
Alf son of Alaric, Swedish king of the House of Yngling
Alf Wit, character in British comic "The Beano"
Sir Alf, character in film "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"
'Unlucky' Alf, character in British TV series "The Fast Show"
Brother Alf, later Abbot Mordalfus, in Brian Jacques' Redwall books "Redwall" and "Mattimeo"