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Alvin

[al-vin]
noun
  1. a town in S Texas.
  2. a male given name: from Old English words meaning “elf” and “friend.”
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  • "Hope you've got lots of patience, Alvin," observed Mullet drily.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Sim Eldredge and Alvin and some more all said they'd vote for you if they got a chance.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • "You ask Ros," shouted Alvin, pounding the counter beside him.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • It was not a probable name, but Alvin did not look like a probable human being.

    Pagan Passions

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • Gerda and Alvin Sherdlap didn't even notice what was happening.

    Pagan Passions

    Gordon Randall Garrett