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Spell Check of allen

Correct spelling: allen

Definition of allen:

  1. American filmmaker and comic actor ( 1935-)
  2. a soldier of the American Revolution whose troops helped capture Fort Ticonderoga from the British ( 1738- 1789)
  3. United States filmmaker and comic actor ( 1935-)
  4. United States comedienne remembered as the confused but imperturbable partner of her husband, George Burns ( 1906- 1964)

Common misspellings for allen:

  • alen (40%)
  • allens (16%)
  • alllen (13%)
  • allem (13%)
  • alein (7%)
  • alle (4%)
  • alean (4%)
  • allon (2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Allen \a(l)-len\

Allen as a boy's name is pronounced AL-en. It is of Gaelic origin. Variant of Alan (Old German) "precious". Allen is an English and American preference; Allan is Scottish. See also Alain.
Alen, Allon, Allin, Alleyn.
Allyn, Allan.

Examples of usage for allen:

  1. Let Allen try it first; better that he than that all should be lost." "A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion" , William Dobein James.
  2. " Take no heed of them," said Allen. "The Devil's Garden" , W. B. Maxwell.
  3. " Thank you kindly," said Allen. "The Devil's Garden" , W. B. Maxwell.