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Alfie

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Diminutive of Alfred, English
"wise counselor"

Alfie Origin and Meaning

The name Alfie is a boy's name of English origin meaning "wise counselor".
Alfie is a Top 20 name throughout the British Isles, where retro nickname names are mega-popular, but it hasn't really been picked up in the US yet. Both Alfie and rising star Archie are spunky nickname possibilities with a bit of an English accent.

Thanks to some louche fictional characters, Alfie has long had a lovable rogue image. First there was the Michael Caine character in the 1966 eponymous film, followed by a 2004 remake starring Jude Law. In Britain, the name was given a big boost by the Alfie Moon character in the long-running soap, EastEnders. There have been several Alfie songs as well, most recently one by Lily Allen written for her little brother.
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Alfie Popularity

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Lists containing Alfie

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Famous People Named Alfie

  • Alfred Giovanni Roncalli "Alfie" BoeEnglish singer and actor
  • Alfie AllenEnglish actor
  • Alfie Bass (born Abraham Basalinsky)English actor
  • Alfie Robert John MawsonEnglish footballer
  • Alfred Lewis "Alfie" EnochEnglish actor
  • Alfred Sidney "Alfie" DeyesEnglish Youtuber
  • Alfie Evan James AllenEnglish actor
  • Alfie McIlwainEnglish actor
  • Alfred "Alfie" HaleIrish footballer
  • Alfred "Alfie" ConnScottish footballer
  • Alfie KohnAmerican author on education
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  • Alfie MafiAustralian rugby union player
  • Alfie ClarkeEnglish actor
  • Alfie Brownson of composer Steve Brown and actress Jan Ravens
  • Alfie Oldmanson of actors Gary Oldman and Lesley Manville
  • Alfie Sean Foremanson of actors Jamie Foreman and Carol Harrison
  • Alfie Lennon Goffeyson of singers Danny Goffey and Pearl Lowe
  • Alfie Owendaughter of actress Jemma Redgrave and Tim Owen
  • Alfie Wojcinski (b. 2006)son of Australian rules footballer Daivd Wojcinski
  • Alfie Gregson (b. 2007)son of actor Simon Gregson
  • Alfie Riad Erraji (b. 2010)son of singer Natasha Hamilton and Riad Erraji
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  • Alfie (b. 2011)son of actress Katie Jarvis
  • Alfie Hawthorn Blackwell (b. 2015)son of radio presenter Tim Blackwell
  • Alfie James Pitfield (b. 2015)son of actress Catherine Tyldesley and Tom Pitfield
  • Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes (b. 2003)son of actress Kate Winslet and director Sam Mendes
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Alfie in Pop Culture

  • Alfred William "Alfie" Mooncharacter on British soap "EastEnders"
  • Alfie Elkinsmain character in "Alfie," 1966 film, remade in 2004
  • Alfred "Alfie" Parkercharacter on TV's "My Brother and Me"
  • Alfie Nightingalecharacter on British soap "Hollyoaks"
  • Alfred “Alfie” Solomonscharacter on TV's "Peaky Blinders"
  • Alfie Wickerscharacter on British TV series "Bad Education"
  • Alfie aka Stormmagedon the Dark Lord of Allcharacter on TV's "Doctor Who"
  • Alfie Knopflercharacter in "Cycle of the Werewolf" by Stephen King
  • Alfie Lewischaracter on TV's "House of Anubis"
  • Alfie O'Meagancharacter in Marvel Comics
  • Alfiean excavator in animated series "Thomas and Friends"
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  • "Alfie" song by Lily Allen
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