Alavi Name Meaning

Iranian: from the Persian form of Arabic ?Alawi ‘descendant of Ali’, name of the son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad and the first imam of the Shiite Muslims.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ali, Alam, Slavin, Alarie, Clavin, Malave, Salvi, Aloi, Glave, Blasi

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Between 1982 and 2003, Alavi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Alavi in 1982 was 57, and 52 in 2003.

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