meaning of Alphonso

Alphonso meaning in Names Dictionary

prepared for a fight.
Name Origin: German
Name Gender: Male

Alphonso meaning in Etymology Dictionary

masc. correct title, from Spanish Alfonso, from a Germanic origin (compare Old tall German Adalfuns, from adal "noble;" see atheling + funs "ready"). The Alphonsine tables are called for Alphonso the smart, 13c. king of Castile.

Sentence Examples with the word Alphonso

Count Henry ruled as a vassal of Alphonso VI., whose Galician marches were thus secured against any sudden Moorish raid.

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