Alvan
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
AHL-vən
Meaning
Friend of the elves
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Alvan is a form of the Old English name Alvin or Elfwine which means “friend of the elves”. Alvan is also a Hebrew name used as a name of a person in the Bible. In Hebrew language, this name means sublime.

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