Elvira

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Elvira
Origin
Word/Name Spanish

Elvira is a female given name. It is of Spanish origin, originally believed to mean "the white". Other theories are that it is of Germanic or West Gothic origin and that the name means "alert" or "trustworthy".

Elvira may refer to:

People[edit]

Nobility[edit]

Arts and entertainment[edit]

Sports[edit]

Other[edit]

  • Elvira Arellano (born 1975), Mexican illegal immigrant to the US and cause célèbre
  • Elvira Gamboa, alias Pearlasia Gamboa, convicted Filipino American fraudster
  • Elvira Nabiullina (born 1963), Russian Minister of Economic Development and Trade

Fictional characters[edit]