Of or relating to Alphonso X the Wise King of Castile 1252 1284
- Of or associated with Alphonso X., the Wise, King of Castile (1252-1284).
Feminine type of Alphonso: From Old German Adalfuns indicating noble-ready. Common in Spain considering that the 7th century.
Name Origin: German
Name Gender: Female
(a.) Of or concerning Alphonso X., the smart, King of Castile (1252-1284).
At Vienna, from 1452, he was the pupil and associate of George Purbach (1423-1461), and they jointly undertook a reform of astronomy rendered necessary by the errors they detected in the Alphonsine Tables.