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Allen is of Gaelic origin, variant of Alan(Old German), meaning is â€˜Preciousâ€™. From English origin it means â€˜ Little rockâ€™.
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 â€˜ Fair and handsomeâ€™.
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is a retired American former basketball player. Murphy played shooting guard for the University of Louisville Cardinals and had a short stint with the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers. He was part of the 1975 Louisville Final Four team. His jersey number has been retired by the Cardinals. Murphy is 6'4Â½" 190 lbs.
is a former American football running back for the Chicago Bears, rushing for over 1100 yards in 2000, before being displaced as starter by Anthony Thomas. He caught a Hail Mary pass from Shane Matthews that was tipped by David Terrell to tie a game against the Cleveland Browns in 2001.