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  1. Alphonsonoun

    A male given name from the Germanic languages, variant of Alfonso.


  1. alphonso

    Alphons (Latinized Alphonsus, Adelphonsus, or Adefonsus) is a male given name recorded from the 8th century (Alfonso I of Asturias, r. 739–757) in the Christian successor states of the Visigothic kingdom in the Iberian peninsula. In the later medieval period it became a standard name in the Hispanic and Portuguese royal families. It is derived from a Gothic name, or a conflation of several Gothic names; from *Aþalfuns, composed of the elements aþal "noble" and funs "eager, brave, ready", and perhaps influenced by names such as *Alafuns, *Adefuns and *Hildefuns. It is recorded as Adefonsus in the 9th and 10th century, and as Adelfonsus, Adelphonsus in the 10th to 11th. The reduced form Alfonso is recorded in the late 9th century, and the Portuguese form Afonso from the early 11th. and Anfós in Catalan from the 12th Century until the 15th.Variants of the name include: Alonso (Spanish), Alfonso (Spanish and Italian), Alfons (Dutch, German, Catalan, Polish, Croatian and Scandinavian), Afonso (Portuguese and Galician), Alphonse, Alfonse (Italian, French and English), etc.


  1. Alphonso

    Alphonso is a seasonal mango cultivation that is considered as one of the best in terms of sweetness, richness and flavor. It has considerable shelf life of a week after it is ripe making it exportable. It is also one of the most expensive kinds of mango and is grown mainly in western India. It is a seasonal fruit with each mango weighing between 150g and 300g each. This variety of mango has a very short season of about two months from the end of March till end May when the monsoon sets in the Konkan Region.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Alphonso is ranked #29231 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Alphonso surname appeared 810 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Alphonso.

    43.2% or 350 total occurrences were White.
    28.7% or 233 total occurrences were Black.
    12.1% or 98 total occurrences were Asian.
    10.9% or 89 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Alphonso in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Alphonso in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Alphonso in a Sentence

  1. Alphonso David:

    Newsday quoted Terrence Connors as saying in an e-mail. Alphonso David, Alphonso David, said in an emailed statement that New York state had launched three investigations into the Buffalo residents allegations against William Hoyt, a former regional president of the Empire State Development Corp. Any assertion to the contrary is patently and demonstrably false, and as such, we expect this matter to be summarily dismissed.

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