Albert - boys name

Albert name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 99%

Albert name meaning:

The name Albert is of Germanic origin and has a rich historical background. It is derived from the elements "adal" meaning "noble" or "bright" and "beraht" meaning "famous" or "bright." Therefore, the meaning of the name Albert can be interpreted as "noble bright" or "famous and noble."

The name Albert has been used for centuries and has been borne by notable figures throughout history. One of the most famous bearers of the name is Albert Einstein, the renowned physicist who revolutionized our understanding of the universe. This association with brilliance and fame has helped shape the name's reputation.

In addition to its meaning, the name Albert also carries a sense of strength and dignity. It conveys a sense of authority and intelligence, making it a popular choice for parents who desire a name that reflects these qualities for their son. Overall, the name Albert carries a powerful and positive meaning, making it a timeless choice for a boy.

Origin: English

Noble, bright.


Saints names, Victorian names

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: 58 out of 4789

1091 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • England (57)
  • Scotland (273)

Historical popularity of Albert

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