Gender: Masculine
Origin: Hungarian
Meaning: “dream”

The name was borne by the first Grand Prince of the Magyars (854-895), according to legend, his mother Emese dreamt that she was impregnated by a Turul bird, begetting Álmos, and she saw he would be the leader of a great nation, hence the origin of his name.

The designated name-day in Hungary is January 1.