Gender: Male Pronunciation: al-MAN-zo Origin of Almanzo: Invented name

Almanzo Origin and Meaning

The name Almanzo is a boy's name .

The European-sounding name of the husband of Little House on the Prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder actually arose as an Anglicisation of an Arabic name: “Way back in the time of the crusades there was a Wilder…and an Arab…saved his life. El Manzoor was his name.” Almanzo James Wilder was affectionately called "Manly" by his family.

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