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  • Dew, Alf saw, was flawed.
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ALF is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 22, 1986 to March 24, 1990. It was the first television series to be presented in Dolby Surround sound system.

  • also known as Αλφ ο εξωγήινος, Alf (tv-serie), Alf (serial telewizyjny), אלף (סדרת טלוויזיה), Альф (телесеріал)
  • begun on and completed on (25 years ago)
  • 102 episodes of 30 or 24 or 25 minutes each, in 4 seasons
  • country: United States of America
  • created by Paul Fusco & Tom Patchett
  • regular cast:
    • Benji Gregory as Brian Tanner between and (4 years and 2 months)
    • Andrea Elson as Lynn Tanner between and (4 years and 2 months)
    • Anne Schedeen as Kate Tanner between and (4 years and 2 months)
    • Max Wright as Willie Tanner between and (4 years and 2 months)
    • John LaMotta as Trevor Ochmonek between and (3 years and 11 months)
    • Josh Blake as Jake Ochmonek between and (1 year and 3 months)
    • Liz Sheridan as Raquel Ochmonek between and (4 years)
    • Paul Fusco as ALF between and (4 years and 2 months)
    • Jim J. Bullock as Neal Tanner between and (2 months)
    • Andrea Covell as Jody
    • Bill Daily as Dr. Larry Dykstra
    • Paul Dooley as Whizzer
    • Anne Meara as Dorothy Halligan
    • Charles Nickerson as Eric Tanner between and (6 months)
  • genres: Science Fiction, Puppet, Sitcom, Comedy
  • some of the awards:
      • People's Choice Award for Favorite New TV Comedy
      • People's Choice Award for Favorite New TV Comedy
      • Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Show
      • Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Show
      • Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Show
      • TV Land Most "Out of this World" Character Award nomination for Paul Fusco


"ALF", is an action-adventure video game developed by Nexa and released by Sega for the Sega Master System in 1989. It is based on the American television series ALF. Players control the titular character as he attempts to locate parts with which to repair his spaceship, so he can meet up with his friends Skip and Rhonda on the planet Mars.

  • mode: Single-player video game
  • developer: Sega
  • genres: Action-adventure game, Action game, Adventure game
  • publisher: Sega
  • released on (25 years ago)


  1. ALF is a fictional character from the 1986 television series ALF.
    • also known as Alien Life Form, Gordon Shumway
    • nomination:
      • nominated to Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor
      • Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor
  2. Alf is a fictional character from the 2000 film Boys Don't Cry.
  3. Alf is a fictional character from the book Peter and the Starcatchers.
  4. Alf is a fictional character from the film The Perfect Gentleman.
  5. Alf is a fictional character from the film The Turnaround.
  6. Alf is a fictional character from the 1972 film The Ragman's Daughter.
  7. Alf is a fictional character from the 1949 film Prison.
  8. Alf is a fictional character from the film Arsène Lupin Returns.
  9. Alf is a fictional character from the 2007 film With Your Permission.
  10. Alf is a fictional character from the 2001 film Syndare i sommarsol.
  11. Alf the son of King Sigvor and brother to Signe, Sigvald and Alger is a fictional character from the 1967 historical fiction film Hagbard and Signe, based on a character in the original Gesta Danorum historical text.
  12. Alf is a fictional character from the 1980 film The Gamekeeper.
  13. Alf is a fictional character from the 1936 film Crown vs. Stevens.
  14. Alf is a fictional character from the 1951 film Pool of London.
  15. Alf is a fictional character from the 2008 film Nice Shootin' Cowboy.
  16. Alf is a fictional character from the 1972 film Raising the Roof.
  17. Alf is a fictional character from the 1976 film Flaming Fire Chief.
  18. Alf is a fictional character from the 2012 film Pet Hate.
  19. Alf is a fictional character from the 1940 film Neutral Port.
  20. Alf is a fictional character from the TV series Peter Pan no Boken.
  21. Alf is a fictional character from the 1981 film An American Werewolf.
  22. Alf is a fictional character from the 1998 film Olsen bandens sidste stik.
  23. Alf is a fictional film character.
  24. Alf is a fictional character from the 2007 film To Love Someone.
  25. Alf is a fictional character from the 1935 film Werewolf of London.
  26. Alf is a fictional character from the 1968 film Up the Junction.
  27. Alf is a fictional character from the 1931 film Spur of the Moment.
  28. Alf is a fictional film character.
  29. Alf is a fictional film character.
  30. Alf is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Alf Stewart.


  1. "Alf" is the debut solo studio album of British singer/songwriter Alison Moyet, her first since leaving early 1980s synthpop duo Yazoo. Released on 9 November 1984, the album, which took its title from the singer's nickname, went to No. 1 on both the UK and New Zealand album charts and includes three hit singles; "Love Resurrection", "Invisible" and "All Cried Out".
  2. "ALF" is a composition.


  1. Alf a.k.a. Alison Moyet: Geneviève Alison Jane Moyet is an English singer, songwriter and performer noted for her bluesy contralto voice. She came to prominence as half of the duo Yazoo and since has mainly worked as a solo artist.
  2. Alf a.k.a. Alfie Boe: Alfred Giovanni Roncalli Boe, known professionally initially as both Alf and Alfred Boe as well as, more recently, Alfie Boe, is an English tenor singer and actor, notably performing in musical theatre. He's best known for his internationally critically acclaimed performances as Jean Valjean in the musical Les Misérables, Boe talking on the role in the Queen's Theatre in London, England from as well as the Les Misérables: 25th Anniversary Concert in October 2010. As well, Boe shared a Tony Award with the other members of the ensemble cast of Baz Luhrmann's 2002 revival of La bohème in 2003.
  3. Alf a.k.a. Mike Rutherford: Michael John Cleote Crawford "Mike" Rutherford is an English musician. He is a founding member of Genesis and one of the band's only two constant members. He used his full name Michael Rutherford in credits on all the group's albums with Peter Gabriel.
  4. Alf a.k.a. Ray Meagher is a veteran Australian character actor. He has appeared regularly in Australian film and television since the mid-1970s, and is notable as the longest continuing performer in an Australian television role, as Alf Stewart on Home and Away, having played the role since the first episode in 1988. He is the only original actor still with the series as of 2013. Meagher won the Gold Logie Award for his role in Home and Away in 2010.
  5. Alf a.k.a. Adam le Fondre: Glenville Adam James le Fondre, known as Adam le Fondre, is an English professional footballer who plays for Cardiff City as a striker. He previously played for his hometown club Stockport County, Rochdale, Rotherham United and Reading. He is also known by the nickname ALF or subsequently Alfie, derived from his initials.
  6. Alf a.k.a. Alfonso Fors is a musical artist.
  7. Alf a.k.a. Albert Cocker is the son of Jarvis Cocker.

There are other people with in their name, like Alf Lie, Alf Agar, Alf Baud, Alf Bold, Alf Bond, Alf Dark, Alf Grey, Alf Hall, Alf Pike, Alf Ross and many others.


ALF a.k.a. The American Liver Foundation is a non-profit organization that promotes liver health and disease prevention. The mission of the ALF is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease.


  1. Alf a.k.a. Alta Airport is an international airport serving Alta, a town and municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. The airport is located at Elvebakken, 4 kilometers northeast of Bossekop in Alta. It has a single, 2,253-meter runway numbered 11–29, which lies on the southern shore of the Altafjord. Alta Airport is owned and operated by the state-owned Avinor, and served 353,051 passengers in 2013, making it the busiest airport in Finnmark.
  2. The Alf is a small river in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, a left tributary of the Moselle. It rises in the Eifel, near Darscheid, east of Daun. The Alf flows south through Mehren, Gillenfeld and Bausendorf, where it turns east to flow into the Moselle in the village Alf.
    • also known as 阿爾夫河


  1. Alf was a three-masted Norwegian barque which became stranded and then wrecked on 23 November 1909 on Haisbro Sands, off the coast of Norfolk. She was originally built in 1876 as Inchgreen for Scottish owners. In the 1890s she was sold to Danish owners and renamed Adolph Harboe. Around the turn of the 20th century she was sold to Norwegian owners and renamed Alf, serving until she was wrecked off the coast of Norfolk.
  2. Alf a.k.a. Aluminium monofluoride is the chemical substance with the formula AlF. This elusive species is formed by the reaction between aluminium trifluoride and metallic aluminium at elevated temperatures but quickly reverts to the reactants when cooled. Clusters derived from related aluminium halides can be stabilized using specialized ligands.
    • also known as 一氟化铝
  3. Alf a.k.a. Alege Language: Alege is a Bendi language of Nigeria.
    • also known as Ugbe, Alegi, Uge
  4. Alf a.k.a. afamin is a gene.
    • also known as alpha-albumin
  5. ALF is a structure editor for monomorphic Martin-Löf type theory developed at Chalmers University. It is a predecessor of the Alfa, Agda, Cayenne and Coq proof assistants and dependently typed programming languages. It was the first language to support inductive families and dependent pattern matching.
  6. ALF a.k.a. ALF - Season 1 is a tv season.
  7. ALF a.k.a. ALF - Season 3 is a tv season.
  8. ALF a.k.a. ALF - Season 2 is a tv season.
  9. ALF a.k.a. ALF - Season 4 is a tv season.
  10. Alf a.k.a. TFIIA-alpha/beta-like factor is a gene.
    • also known as GTF2A1-like factor, TFIIA large subunit isoform ALF

Phrases with Alf

  1. 'ALF
  2. Angelopteromyia Alf
  3. Species Angelopteromyia Alf

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Google previewAnnual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 31, 2011 (2011)

Pathways Through The Transitions of Care for Older Adults by Peggye Dilworth-Anderson, PhD, Mary H. Palmer, PhD

Whereas each state has its own regulations and guidelines for what must be provided, a typical ALF is a congregate residence option that provides supervision or assistance with ADLs, as well as coordination and monitoring of services by ...

Google previewInterventional Procedures in Hepatobiliary Diseases, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease, (2015)

by Andres Cardenas

ALF is a Financial Disclosure: The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose . Section of Hepatology, Hume-Lee Transplant Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23222, USA * Corresponding ...

Google previewPutting Terrorism in Context (2014)

Lessons from the Global Terrorism Database by Gary LaFree, Laura Dugan, Erin Miller

The ALF is an international, underground group that engages in illegal direct action to save animals from laboratories and farms, often destroying the facilities where animals are kept. The ELF was founded in the United Kingdom in the early ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Modern Worldwide Extremists and Extremist Groups (2004)

by Stephen E. Atkins

Animal Liberation Front (ALF) (Great Britain) The Animal Liberation Front is Great Britain's leading animal liberation group that employs direct action tactics. Ronnie Lee, a trainee solicitor's clerk and a vegan, founded the ALF in 1976 with the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology (2013)

by Theresa Bane

Alf was one of the many DWARFS named in the Voluspa, the first and best known poem of the Poetic Edda, a collection of Old Norse poems dating back to about AD. 985. Sources: Daly, Norse MythologyA to Z, 22; Crossley-Holland, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (2009)

With 213 Tables by Florian Lang

DIETER HA ̈USSINGER Clinic for Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectiology, Heinrich-Heine-University, Duesseldorf, Germany Synonyms Acute liver dystrophy; Fulminant hepatic failure; ALF Definition and Characteristics Acute liver ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Development (2005)

by Neil J. Salkind

There are about 1 million ALF residents in the United States, and that number is expected to continue rising as the population ages. CHARACTERISTICS OF ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES One of the defining characteristics of assisted living is ...

Google previewA Consumer's Dictionary of Food Additives (2009)

by Ruth Winter

lACTOFERRIN ' (aLF). Bioactive milk protein that is said to play a role in the immune system response and helps protect the body against infections. Besides the stimulation of the immune system. scientific studies have revealed that lactoferrin ...

Google previewThe Arabian Nights Encyclopedia (2004)

by Ulrich Marzolph, Richard van Leeuwen, Hassan Wassouf

Mahdi = The Thousand and One Nights (Alf Layla wa-layla) From the Earliest Known Sources. Arabic Text Edited with Introduction and Notes by Muhsin Mahdi . 2 vols.; vol. 1: Arabic Text; vol. 2: Critical Apparatus. Description of Manuscripts.

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Wherever I have gone in this country, I have found Americans. (Alf Landon)
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