Albert (given name)

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Albert
Prince Albert - Franz Xaver Winterhalter 1842.jpg
Albert, Prince Consort, who popularized the name in the British Empire
Pronunciation/ˈælbərt/
French: [albɛʁ]
German: [ˈalbɛɐ̯t]
Danish: [ˈælˀpɐt]
GenderMale
Language(s)Germanic
Name dayNovember 15
Origin
MeaningNoble and bright
Other names
Related namesAl (nickname), Abert, Bert (also short for Robert), Adalbert, Elbert, Alberto, Albrecht, Alprecht

Albert is a masculine given name. It is derived from the Germanic Adalbert, containing the words adal ("noble") and beraht ("bright"). It is also less commonly in use as a surname.[1] Albert may refer to:

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  1. ^ "Mfnames.com - Origin and Meaning of Albert". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2009-08-07.