Where is Alvis from?

My guess is...


flag of Latvia



flag of Malaysia


I'm 96% certain Alvis is male.

According to a dataset of 212, the average Alvis is around 66 years old.

Origins of the name Alvis

Origins Norse Mythology, Latvian

Gender Masculine

Traits include: classic, mature, formal, natural, wholesome, strong, refined, strange

From the Old Norse AlvĂ­ss meaning "all wise". In Norse mythology this was the name of a dwarf who was to marry Thor's daughter Thrud. Thor was not pleased with this so he tricked Alvis by asking him questions until the sun rose, at which time the dwarf was turned into stone.

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How do we know this about Alvis

(and is it secret spies?)

We use a combination of data from the internet, and our own Machine Learning models to make these predictions.
In a gist, we use a Machine Learning model trained on a diverse global dataset of 100m+ names, and use it to predict different traits for a person based on first name!
NameGuessr guesses a person's nationality, age, and gender based on their name. We also try to give insightful info around the name's origin, name meaning, and name pronounciation.