Gender: Male Meaning of Alvar: "fair, white" Origin of Alvar: German

Alvar Origin and Meaning

The name Alvar is a boy's name of German origin meaning "fair, white".

This name woould be hard to picture in a contemporary kindergarten, though it does have some cultural cred via Finnish architect and furniture designer Alvar Aalto. Aalto would actually make a more interesting choice.

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Famous People Named Alvar

Pop Culture References for the name Alvar

Alvy, Al, Alvie

Alvar's International Variations

Alverio, Alvaro (Spanish)


Saffron_Rice Says:


I love this handsome name.