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Meaning of Allen :

Form Of Alan. Noble.

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Allen Numerology :
Personality No. 11. People with the name Allen tend to be charismatic, cooperative, intuitive, and have a pleasing personality with a gentle manner. Person with name Allen having 11 as Personality number work hard to gain confidence and overcome in-born shyness. As a child, and into your early twenties, nervous energy may have caused you to bite your nails or express your nervousness in other ways. You are extremely sensitive and intuitive.
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Allen with popular German Surnames:

Allen Heinrich,   Allen Witt,   Allen Steinbach,   Allen Hennig,   Allen Scherer


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 Turner

    was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Derbyshire in 1920. Turner was born in Heath, Derbyshire. Turner made just two appearances for Derbyshire in the 1920 season, both in August. In his first match against Leicestershire.


  • Morgan Allen

    is a rugby union player for Swansea RFC and the Ospreys regional team. He has represented Wales at Under 18 and Under 20 level. In December 2009 Allen was selected in the Wales Under 20 squad for the U-20 Six Nations in February–March 2010 starting every


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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