Allen is a Scottish name and surname which means "handsome". Variant spellings include Alan, Allan, etc. The noble family of this surname, from which a branch went to Portugal, is descended of one Alanus de Buckenhall.
Allen may refer to:
Famous quotes containing the word allen:
“It pays to know who your friends are but it also pays to know you aint got any friends.”
—Bob Dylan [Robert Allen Zimmerman] (b. 1941)