Alvar is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Finnish’ origin. The baby name Alvar means “Elf Warrior”.
Origin of the name is: “Finnish, Germanic, Swedish”
Alvar is a Boy name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “AHL + vahr”
Alvar Name Meaning:
Alvar is a Swedish, Finnish and Estonian variant of Oliver. The name Oliver is derived from the Old Germanic name ‘Alfihar’, itself derived from the words ‘alf’, which means ‘elf’, and ‘heri’, which means ‘a warrior’. The name Oliver therefore means ‘elf warrior’.
It is a Christian baby name.
Variations or similar name:
Alvy, Al, Alvie
Famous people with this name:
Alvar Aalto, Finnish architect and furniture designer