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Allen meaning

Allen meaning

Name :

Allen

Meaning of Allen :

Form Of Alan. Noble.

Origin of name Allen :
German
Allen Numerology :
Personality No. 11

The masculine name Allen is a variant of Alan, but the meaning behind the name is not clear. It was used back in the 6th century in Brittany and could possible mean either “handsome” or “little rock” in Breton. On the other hand, it could be in reference to the tribal name of the Alans, who were an Iranian people that migrated back in the 4th and 5th centuries into Europe.


The name has been given to many famous people, from Allen Ginsberg the American poet to Woody Allen the actor and film director, who used Allen for his stage name.

More About German Name : Allen

  • Allen is of Gaelic origin, variant of Alan(Old German), meaning is ‘Precious’. From English origin it means ‘ Little rock’.

    Allen Ginsberg, an American beat poet; American actor and film director Woody Allen, who took the stage name Allen from his real first name; Bryan Allen is a professional ice hockey defenceman in the NHL( National Hockey League), playing for the Florida Panthers.

  • From Irish and Scottish origin Allen means ‘ Fair and handsome’.

Famous Name Allen

  • Allen Owen

    was an American politician and lawyer who served in the United States Congress.In 1843, Owen was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives and served in that position until 1847. The next year, he served as the clerk of the state House of Representa

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  • Sir Roy George Allen

    was an English economist, mathematician and statistician.He became a lecturer at the London School of Economics (LSE) later becoming Professor of Statistics. He wrote many papers and books on mathematical economics including the famous paper on A Reconsideration of the Theory of Value published in Economica in 1934 with Sir John Hicks. Other books include: Mathematical Analysis for Economists (1938), Statistics for Economists (1949), Mathematical Economics (1956), and Macroeconomic Theory (1967).He was knighted in 1966 for his services to economics and became president of the Royal Statistical Society, who awarded him the Guy Medal in Gold in 1978. He was also treasurer of the British Academy of which he was a fellow (FBA).

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Variant and Rhyming Names

Rhyming Names of Allen: 

Allen with popular German Surnames

Allen Konrad,   Allen Borowski,   Allen G,   Allen Haag,   Allen Ludwig

Allen also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Celtic, American, Australian, Gaelic, Danish

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  • What does the name Allen mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Form Of Alan. Noble. in German. Allen also named in Celtic, American, Australian, Gaelic, Danish for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Allen. What does the name Allen mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Allen. History of name and famous personality with Allen will help to update our database and other website users.

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