Al - boys name

Al name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 59%

Al name meaning:

The name Al is typically used as a diminutive or short form of names beginning with "Al," such as Alexander, Albert, or Alfred. It is often associated with meanings such as "noble," "bright," or "wise." Al carries a sense of strength and masculinity, as well as intelligence and leadership qualities. Boys named Al may exhibit determination, confidence, and a desire for success.

Additionally, the name Al can also have cultural or regional significance depending on the context. For instance, in Arabic, "Al" is a common prefix used in names, meaning "the" or "noble." In this case, it may symbolize prominence or high social status. Overall, the name Al suggests a strong and capable individual with qualities that inspire admiration and respect.

Origin: English

Form of Albert. Noble, bright.

Related names

Albert , Aberto, Al , Aland, Alao, Alberta , Alberte, Albertina , Albertine , Alberto , Albie , Albin, Albrecht, Alen , Alhertine, Alin , Allayne, Alleyn, Alleyne, Allin, Alon

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Overall UK ranking: 1984 out of 4789

11 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Al

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