Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Arabic (Maghrebi)
Scripts علوي (Arabic)
Other Forms FormsEl Alaoui, Alawi
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Contributor Contrib.highexpectasians on 3/14/2017
Last Editor Editorhighexpectasians on 1/28/2018
Means "relating to Ali (1)" in Arabic (chiefly Moroccan). This is the name of the current ruling royal family of Morocco founded in 1631.