Alfred is a name for a boy of Germanic origin that means' the peaceful', although there is no lack of someone who relates its etymology to the elves, giving it another meaning' the one advised by elves'. It is a frequent name in our country that has not lost any of its charm despite use, making it an ideal name for your child. Celebrate your name day January 12, which is the day of San Alfredo.
The name Alfredo implies a reserved, judicious and prudent personality. Little friend of conflicts, Alfredo is the person to turn to to resolve any family conflict or to advise his friends. Of restless mindAlfredo usually seeks tranquility and stability due to his calm character. In addition, they prefer pragmatism to idealism, which leads them to quickly achieve their goals.
Alfredo is a name that is used all over the world with hardly any variations. Throughout history there are many celebrities that have been named after your son. The Spanish tenor Alfredo Kraus, the British filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock or the legendary singer of the Queen group, Freddie Mercury are just some of those who have raised the name Alfredo to the top.
Because Alfredo is still a very topical name despite its long history, which makes it ideal for your son of calm and affable character. Although it is not his peaceful nature precisely what characterized one of the best-known characters in the world of cinema, the protagonist of the 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' saga, Freddy Krueger, who has managed to terrorize several generations.
But Alfredo is also the name of great kings, of inventors like the Swedish Alfred Nobel, of emotional composers like the Mexican José Alfredo Jiménez, of writers like the Peruvian Alfredo Bryce Echenique or of anthropologists like the American Alfred Kroeber. And if there is a beloved and admired man with the same name as your son, that is without a doubt the football legend Alfredo Di Stéfano.
To know the origin and meaning of other names that celebrate their saint in the month of January, consult our calendar of the names of the saints of January. You will find all the curiosities related to the name and date of your birthday.
And besides, we have the most complete guide to baby names for boys and girls. Here you will find all the baby names arranged alphabetically to know their origin and meaning.
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