Afonso
Origin/Usage
Germanic, Portuguese
Pronunciation
 a-FAWN-saw
Meaning
Noble and prepared
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Afonso is a Portuguese variant of Alfonso. Alfonso originates in Germanic languages and means "noble and prepared". As a masculine given name it used to be very popular mainly within Spanish royalty. In modern times, the name itself sounds old-fashioned and its usage is rather rare.

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