Albert

Albert - A very unique male name



  Jun 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Albert, meaning noble, bright, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #14. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Albert and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Albert? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Albert. The baby boy name Albert was given to 684 baby boys in 2012, ranking #401 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,399 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Albert peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 14.



Famous with this name

Albert Pyun
Albert Finney
Eddie Albert


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Albert is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Albert is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #217 - and is the least popular in Washington at position #810.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Albert is where you live.


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Albert origin and meaning

Albert is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means noble, bright. To see famous people named Albert, pop culture references for the name Albert and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Albert

We've found the following names that sound similar to Albert, sorted by popularity.

Alfred / Alberto / Alfredo / Alvaro / Alford / Albaro / Alverto / Albertus / Alferd / Albeiro /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012401
2011398
2010414
2009414
2008373
2007372
2006355
2005344
2004338
2003316
2002299
2001281
2000283
1999272
1998258
1997250
1996229
1995225
1994209
1993211
1992205
1991190
1990169
1989171
1988155
1987160
1986154
1985154
1984141
1983149
1982140
1981145
1980142
1979147
1978145
1977138
1976136
1975129
1974130
1973112
1972112
1971120
1970106
1969107
1968103
196799
1966100
1965100
1964100
1963100
1962101
196197
196093
195993
195889
195784
195680
195576
195473
195369
195266
195160
195055
194956
194855
194755
194652
194549
194444
194343
194240
194140
194041
193941
193837
193737
193634
193531
193432
193330
193226
193124
193024
192924
192823
192723
192621
192521
192421
192320
192220
192120
192019
191918
191819
191718
191617
191517
191415
191316
191217
191114
191014

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York217
New Jersey246
California266
Connecticut306
Massachusetts323
Florida358
Ohio377
Texas388
Pennsylvania390
Virginia412
Louisiana423
North Carolina441
Arizona452
Kansas476
Illinois476
Oklahoma509
Georgia519
Nevada527
Missouri529
Maryland559
Minnesota564
Mississippi569
Michigan572
Iowa595
South Carolina637
Oregon643
Kentucky647
Alabama709
Indiana748
Wisconsin776
Washington810

Even more about Albert


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Albert a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Albert?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Albert
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,399
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +684

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