What does Allen mean?

Definitions for Allenˈæl ən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Allen.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Allen, Gracie Allen, Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen, Gracie(noun)

    United States comedienne remembered as the confused but imperturbable partner of her husband, George Burns (1906-1964)

  2. Allen, Woody Allen, Allen Stewart Konigsberg(noun)

    United States filmmaker and comic actor (1935-)

  3. Allen, Ethan Allen(noun)

    a soldier of the American Revolution whose troops helped capture Fort Ticonderoga from the British (1738-1789)

Wiktionary

  1. Allen(ProperNoun)

    derived from the given name Alan.

  2. Allen(ProperNoun)

    , a variant of Alan; in modern use often transferred from the surname.

Freebase

  1. Allen

    Allen is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States, a northern suburb of Dallas. As of the 2010 census the city had a total population of 84,246.

Suggested Resources

  1. allen

    Song lyrics by allen -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by allen on the Lyrics.com website.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Allen in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Allen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ian Shoales:

    Sigmund Freud was a half baked Viennese quack. Our literature, culture, and the the films of Woody Allen would be better today if Freud had never written a word.

  2. Deputy District Attorney Liz Rodriguez:

    All the defendants participated by punching and kicking Allen, when Hissom returned to help Allen, all six defendants disengaged and mercilessly beat Hissom to death.

  3. Woody Allen:

    If this was years ago, I would have played this part much more narrowly Woody Allen because I'm a comedian, not Woody Allen. Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg gave it much more complexity.

  4. Charles L. Allen:

    There comes a time into almost every life a dark night and it is so easy to feel that is the end, that it will always be dark. Through faith we know that after the dark comes the sunrise. Charles L. Allen

  5. Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn:

    General Allen as a retired officer was in charge of our current strategy for well over a year … and during that period of time the rise of radical Islamism and ISIS, you know, it exponentially grew, the strategy that John Allen was in charge of … it’s a failed strategy.

Images & Illustrations of Allen


Translations for Allen

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Allen »

Translation

Find a translation for the Allen definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Allen definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Allen." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 26 Jun 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Allen>.

Are we missing a good definition for Allen? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Allen:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.