Allen: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Allen

A spelling variant of the Celtic name Alan, meaning “handsome.” And rest assured you’ll definitely think he is, even when he’s wailing in the middle of the night.

Nicknames:

Al, Alley.

Famous people named Allen:

Actors Allen Alvarado and Allen Leech; basketball pro Allen Iverson.

Fun fact:

Allen is a city in Texas with a population of just under 100,000.

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