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Definition of the noun alfred

What does alfred mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. king of Wessex; defeated the Vikings and encouraged writing in English (849-899)
    • examples: Though Alfred is scrupulous in fulfilling his duties at work, he is less conscientious about his obligations at home. | Alfred, King of England, was a great scholar as well as a great ruler. | The baby was named Alfred after his grandfather. | Alfred was made captain of the team. | Once there lived a king whose name was Alfred. | Voiceless screaming was interestingly represented through music notation by Alfred Schnittke: "silence fortissimo". | Dynamite was invented by Alfred Nobel in 1857. | I bet Uncle Alfred'll come back.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of Alfred: Alfred the Great
    • instance of: king / male monarch / Rex = a male sovereign

People

  1. Alfred a.k.a. "Weird Al" Yankovic: Alfred Matthew Yankovic, better known by his stage name "Weird Al" Yankovic, is an American singer-songwriter, musician, parodist, record producer, satirist, actor, music video director, film producer, and author. He is known for his humorous songs that make light of popular culture and often parody specific songs by contemporary musical acts, original songs that are style pastiches of the work of other acts, and polka medleys of several popular songs, featuring his favored instrument, the accordion.
  2. Alfred a.k.a. Alfred the Great was King of Wessex from 871 to 899.
  3. Alfred a.k.a. Alfred Labatos: Alfred Alain Corpuz Labatos is a Filipino actor, singer and voice actor. He is discovered in Eat Bulaga when he joined the segment That's My Boy on 1998 and appeared on one of the commercials of Kenny Rogers Roasters then became a child actor. He is a former star on the comedy/gag show Goin Bulilit.
  4. Alfred was a medieval Bishop of Sherborne.

There are other people with in their name, like Alfred Aho, Alfred Boe, Alfred Cox, Alfred Day, Alfred Ely, Alfred Fox, Alfred Ilg, Alfred Law, Alfred Lee, Alfred Lin and many others.

Characters

  1. Alfred a.k.a. Alfred J. Pennyworth: Alfred Thaddeus Crane Pennyworth is a fictional character who appears throughout the DC Universe. The character first appears in Batman #16, and was created by writers Bob Kane and Bill Finger, and artist Jerry Robinson. Alfred serves as Bruce Wayne's loyal, tireless butler, who assists his employer in his secret life as Batman. In modern interpretations, Alfred was Bruce's legal guardian following the murder of his parents. He has sometimes been called "Batman's batman." Alfred also provides comic relief, as his sometimes sarcastic and cynical attitude often adds humor to dialogue occurring between himself and Batman. Alfred is a vital part of the Batman mythos, and appears in most other media adaptations of the character.
  2. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1989 cartoon TV series Alfred Jodocus Kwak.
    • also known as Alfred Jodocus Kwak, Alfred J. Kwak
  3. Alfred is a fictional character from the anime television series Romeo's Blue Skies.
  4. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1937 book by Mika Waltari A Stranger Came to the Farm.
  5. Alfred is a fictional character in the 2012 adventure and drama film "On the Road".
  6. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2011 film Either Way.
  7. Alfred is a fictional character from the film series Emil i Lönneberga.
  8. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1971 film Death in Venice.
  9. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1955 film Rauschende Melodien.
  10. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1965 film Seven Golden Men and its sequel.
  11. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2004 film Antares.
  12. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2012 film Seeking a Friend for the End of the World.
  13. Alfred is a fictional film character.
  14. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2008 film Lilly the Witch: The Dragon and the Magic Book.
  15. Alfred is a fictional character from Wizards of Waverly Place: Fashionista Presto Chango.
  16. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2009 film Sagwan.
  17. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2010 TV series Panday Kids.
  18. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1968 film Something Like Love.
  19. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1990 film Coins in the Fountain.
  20. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2000 film Pettson och Findus – Kattonauten.
  21. Alfred is a fictional character from the film Circus Fandango.
  22. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2009 film Vicious Circle.
  23. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2009 film Patient X.
  24. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2008 film Dying Breed.
  25. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2009 film Don McKay.
  26. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1917 film Ulbo Garvema.
  27. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1998 film The Phantom of the Opera.
  28. Alfred is a fictional character from Buddies.
  29. Alfred is a fictional character from Kim TV series.
  30. Alfred is a fictional character from Brief Moments.
  31. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2009 short comedy film To Live and Dine in L.A.
  32. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2009 drama film The Frost.
  33. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2003 film Coffee and Cigarettes.
  34. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2006 film Twilight Dancers.
  35. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1999 film Paradise Cove.
  36. Alfred is a fictional character from the film Spade.
  37. Alfred is a fictional character from the film Fine Clothes.
  38. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2011 short drama romance thriller film Fruit of Labor.
  39. Alfred is a fictional character from His Greatest Gamble.
  40. Alfred is a fictional character from 2009 Japanese anime TV series Princess Lover!.
  41. Alfred is a film character in the 2011 romantic family comedy film A Holiday Heist.
  42. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1991 film Hudson Hawk.
  43. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Last Border.
  44. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1972 film Now You See Him, Now You Don't.
  45. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1997 film Bliss.
  46. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1987 film Lethal Weapon.
  47. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2008 film Splinters.
  48. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1932 film The Magic Top Hat.
  49. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1983 film Alexandre.
  50. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1957 film Nine Lives.
  51. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2001 film Perfume.
  52. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2004 film Nacktschnecken.
  53. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1962 film Tonny.
  54. Alfred is a fictional character from the 2006 film Red Road.
  55. Alfred is a fictional character from the 1967 film Fearless Frank.

There are other characters with in their name, like Alfred Hall, Alfred Jodl, Alfred Lunt, Alfred Block, Alfred Byrne, Alfred Jarry, Alfred Lewis, Alfred North, Alfred Pratt, Alfred Smith, Uncle Alfred, Alfred Bester, Alfred Butler, Alfred Fuller, Alfred J Kwak, Alfred Kinsey, Alfred Morris, Alfred Rosmer, Alfred Steele and Alfred Taylor.

Writings

  1. "Alfred" is a work written by Lisa Goldstein.
    • released in (24 years ago)
    • award:
  2. "Alfred" is a book by Joseph Cottle.
    • also known as "Alfred an epic poem, in twenty-four books"; "Alfred; an epic poem, in twenty-four books"
  3. "Alfred" is a book by John Home.
    • also known as "Alfred a tragedy: as performed at the Theatre-Royal, in Covent-Garden"
  4. "Alfred" is a book by Henry James Pye.
    • also known as "Alfred: an epic poem, in six books"; "Alfred, an epic poem"
  5. "Alfred" is a book by James Thomson.
    • also known as "Alfred a masque"

There are many other writings with this title.

Music

  1. "Alfred" is a sung stage work about Alfred the Great with music by Thomas Arne and a libretto by David Mallet and James Thomson. The work was initially devised as a masque in 1740 and was first performed at Cliveden, country home of Frederick, Prince of Wales, on 1 August 1740, to commemorate the accession of George I and the birthday of the Princess Augusta. Arne later revised the work turning it into an all-sung oratorio in 1745 and then an opera in 1753. It is best known for its finale "Rule, Britannia!".
  2. "Alfred" is a heroic opera in three acts by the Czech composer Antonín Dvořák. It was Dvořák's first opera and the only one he composed to a German text. The libretto, by Karl Theodor Korner, had already been set by Friedrich von Flotow and is based on the story of the English king Alfred the Great. Composed in 1870, Alfred was never performed during Dvořák's lifetime. It received its premiere at the City Theatre, Olomouc on 10 December 1938.
  3. "Alfred" is a composition.

Places

  1. Alfred is a town in York County, Maine, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 3,019. Alfred is the county seat of York County and home to part of the Massabesic Experimental Forest. National Register of Historic Places has two listings in the town, the Alfred Historic District, with 48 houses, and the Alfred Shaker Historic District.
  2. Alfred is a village located in the town of Alfred in Allegany County, New York, United States. The population was 4,174 at the 2010 census. The village lies in the north-central part of the town of Alfred on the eastern edge of Allegany County. It is named after Alfred the Great.
  3. Alfred is a town in Allegany County, New York, United States. The population was 5,237 at the 2010 census.
  4. Alfred is an Unincorporated community northeast of Alice in Jim Wells County, Texas, United States. It is known for the outdoor flea markets held on the first whole weekend of the month.
  5. Alfred is an unincorporated hamlet in LaMoure County, North Dakota, United States. It was one of five towns founded by Richard Sykes. Its population is estimated at about 10 and it consists of a few houses, a licensed boarding home, a grocery store and a Protestant church, as well as grain storage bins and a boat-dock at the small lake which borders the hamlet on the northeast. Alfred is surrounded by numerous grain farms. There are no local police, fire, medical or educational services, and its post office was closed some years ago but it is far from being a ghost town, as one website alleges even while admitting it remains populated.

There are other places with in their name, like Alfred Park, Alfred Town, Lake Alfred, Alfred Pellan, Alfred Street, Alfred University, Prince Alfred Hamlet, Alfred and Plantagenet, Col. Alfred E. Lewis House, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Prince Alfred's Guard Memorial and Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park.

Miscellanea

  1. Alfred is an application launcher and productivity application for Mac OS X. Alfred is free, though an optional paid upgrade is available.
  2. Alfred: The name Alfred is a Germanic name of Old English origin, composed of the elements ælf "elf" and ræd "counsel". Its most famous bearer was Alfred the Great, the 9th-century English King. Famous modern people called Alfred include Alfred Lord Tennyson, Alfred Nobel and Alfred Hitchcock.

Phrases with Alfred

  1. alfred krupp
  2. alfred noyes
  3. alfred dreyfus
  4. alfred kroeber
  5. alfred tennyson
  6. alfred de musset
  7. alfred hawthorne
  8. alfred hitchcock
  9. alfred korzybski
  10. alfred the great
  11. alfred damon runyon
  12. alfred thayer mahan
  13. alfred lord tennyson
  14. alfred louis kroeber
  15. alfred alistair cooke
  16. alfred charles kinsey
  17. alfred edward housman
  18. alfred lothar wegener
  19. alfred russel wallace
  20. sir alfred hitchcock

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Google previewSemantics: (1977)

by John Lyons

If we interpret predicative terms as names of classes we can symbolize the proposition "Alfred is a bachelor" as aeE and "Alfred is happy" as It might appear that the class-logic representation is more appropriate to the first of these examples, ...

Google previewManaging the Big Picture in Colleges and Universities (2006)

From Tactics to Strategy by Richard L. Alfred

Alfred is the author of more than 100 articles, books, and monographs on issues related to management and leadership, organizational strategy, and institutional stature and effectiveness. A recipient of numerous honors and awards, ...

Google previewControversial New Religions (2014)

by James R. Lewis, Jesper Aa. Petersen

Alfred is the first to note that the CoS (and indeed most modern Satanists) repeatedly reorients itself along a scale of respectability and outrage, thus continually emphasizing the nonconformist attitude that is at odds with Western society while ...

Google previewThe Alfred Hitchcock Encyclopedia (2016)

by Stephen Whitty

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Small photo of South Africa - January 30 2015: Cape town victoria and alfred waterfront YachtSmall photo of VIENNA, AUSTRIA - JUNE 24, 2016: Monument Against War and Fascism, which commemorates the dark years when Austria came under Nazi rule (1938-1945), sculptor Alfred Hrdlicka.Small photo of ROYAL OAK, MI/USA - AUGUST 22, 2016: Victory in Europe (VE) Day statue, Woodward Ave, Memorial Park; a rendition of Alfred Eisenstaedt's photo of a Navy man kissing a woman at the end of World War II.Small photo of South Africa - January 30 2015: Cape town victoria and alfred waterfrontSmall photo of Cape Town, South Africa - November 15, 2016: Christmas preparation at the famous Victoria and Alfred (V&A) Waterfront of Cape Town with the Table Mountain in the background: The tree is erected andSmall photo of South Africa - January 30 2015: Cape town victoria and alfred waterfrontSmall photo of King Alfred The Great's statue designed by Hamo Thornycroft and erected in 1899 stands at the eastern end of the Broadway in Winchester, Hampshire, England More...

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This paperback is very interesting, but I find it will never replace a hardcover book - it makes a very poor doorstop. (Alfred Hitchcock)
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The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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