Variant of Alfred: Sage, sensible. Through the Old English Aelfraed, indicating elf counsel. Also from Ealdfrith or Alfrid, indicating old comfort. Known bearers: Alfred the truly amazing was a 9th-century master, Alfred Lord Tennyson was a famous 19th-century poet.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Male
ALREDUS, ALURED or ALUREDUS, OF BEVERLEY, was sacristan of the church of Beverley in the first half of the 12th century.