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Gender: Male Meaning of Almonzo: "the victorious" Origin of Almonzo: Arabic

The name Almonzo is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "the victorious". Almonzo and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Victory and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Introduced to the lexicon by the husband of Little House on the Prairie writer Laura Ingalls Wilder, most scholars agree that this unusual name comes from the Arabic El-Mansur.

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Famous People Named Almonzo

Almanzo James "Manly" Wilder, husband of author Laura Ingalls Wilder; featured in several of her books

Pop Culture References for the name Almonzo


Rachel1989 Says:


It's actually AlmAnso, with an A in the middle instead of an O. :) I'm trying to talk my husband into this one.

link to his grave stone photo, showing correct spelling:

lesliemarion Says:


This name strikes me as sexy, in a pioneer way.