- a female given name, form of Elvira.
Also Al·ve·ra [al-veer-uh] /ælˈvɪər ə/.
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Examples from the Web for alvira
For Miss Alvira had made no pretense to God; and, what is infinitely harder, she would make none to the world.The Seeker</p>
Harry Leon Wilson
Let me see, Alvira was thirty twenty-one years ago when I was married to your ma.The Blunders of a Bashful Man
Metta Victoria Fuller Victor
Alvira received the news with bubbling delight, which showed gaily in her sparkling black eyes and dimpling cheeks.
Then, after a word of explanation to Alvira, she set off at a brisk pace over the trail toward Cherry Lane.
At the breakfast-table, he spoke sharply to Alvira, as she placed the plate of fried ham and eggs before him.