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Alf

[ alf; Norwegian ahlf ]
/ ælf; Norwegian ɑlf /
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noun
a male given name, form of Alfred.
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British Dictionary definitions for Alf (1 of 2)

alf
/ (ælf) /

noun
Australian derogatory an uncultivated Australian

Word Origin for alf

from shortening of the name Alfred

British Dictionary definitions for Alf (2 of 2)

ALF

abbreviation for (in Britain)
Animal Liberation Front
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