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Albert

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71k Alberta (English)
59k Alberto (Spanish)

How popular is the baby name Albert in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 1,493 0 1,493 #16 boy name
1881 1,319 0 1,319 #16 boy name
1882 1,504 5 1,499 #16 boy name
1883 1,507 11 1,496 #16 boy name
1884 1,440 5 1,435 #16 boy name
1885 1,435 6 1,429 #16 boy name
1886 1,494 6 1,488 #16 boy name
1887 1,301 7 1,294 #16 boy name
1888 1,582 14 1,568 #16 boy name
1889 1,353 0 1,353 #16 boy name
1890 1,428 11 1,417 #16 boy name
1891 1,216 9 1,207 #16 boy name
1892 1,513 13 1,500 #16 boy name
1893 1,362 9 1,353 #16 boy name
1894 1,459 12 1,447 #16 boy name
1895 1,400 9 1,391 #16 boy name
1896 1,444 10 1,434 #15 boy name
1897 1,385 8 1,377 #15 boy name
1898 1,426 9 1,417 #16 boy name
1899 1,217 7 1,210 #15 boy name
1900 1,753 12 1,741 #16 boy name
1901 1,325 8 1,317 #15 boy name
1902 1,383 8 1,375 #16 boy name
1903 1,343 6 1,337 #16 boy name
1904 1,458 5 1,453 #16 boy name
1905 1,541 9 1,532 #15 boy name
1906 1,478 9 1,469 #16 boy name
1907 1,645 9 1,636 #15 boy name
1908 1,650 8 1,642 #15 boy name
1909 1,826 10 1,816 #15 boy name
1910 2,196 13 2,183 #14 boy name
1911 2,492 14 2,478 #15 boy name
1912 4,601 14 4,587 #17 boy name
1913 5,471 22 5,449 #16 boy name
1914 6,970 28 6,942 #15 boy name
1915 8,858 33 8,825 #17 boy name
1916 9,077 33 9,044 #17 boy name
1917 9,197 40 9,157 #18 boy name
1918 9,978 43 9,935 #19 boy name
1919 9,652 44 9,608 #18 boy name
1920 10,031 33 9,998 #19 boy name
1921 10,203 46 10,157 #20 boy name
1922 9,945 53 9,892 #20 boy name
1923 9,862 37 9,825 #20 boy name
1924 9,931 48 9,883 #21 boy name
1925 9,578 66 9,512 #21 boy name
1926 9,192 49 9,143 #21 boy name
1927 9,211 81 9,130 #23 boy name
1928 8,876 64 8,812 #23 boy name
1929 8,134 63 8,071 #24 boy name
1930 8,002 60 7,942 #24 boy name
1931 7,167 36 7,131 #24 boy name
1932 6,902 41 6,861 #26 boy name
1933 6,121 35 6,086 #30 boy name
1934 6,030 33 5,997 #32 boy name
1935 6,125 34 6,091 #31 boy name
1936 5,789 34 5,755 #34 boy name
1937 5,697 29 5,668 #37 boy name
1938 5,818 26 5,792 #37 boy name
1939 5,507 31 5,476 #41 boy name
1940 5,605 36 5,569 #41 boy name
1941 5,953 26 5,927 #40 boy name
1942 6,525 32 6,493 #40 boy name
1943 6,336 32 6,304 #43 boy name
1944 5,880 25 5,855 #44 boy name
1945 5,459 28 5,431 #49 boy name
1946 6,034 30 6,004 #52 boy name
1947 6,483 21 6,462 #55 boy name
1948 6,182 26 6,156 #55 boy name
1949 6,090 27 6,063 #56 boy name
1950 5,783 23 5,760 #56 boy name
1951 5,786 24 5,762 #60 boy name
1952 5,687 28 5,659 #66 boy name
1953 5,456 24 5,432 #69 boy name
1954 5,471 31 5,440 #73 boy name
1955 5,192 29 5,163 #76 boy name
1956 5,185 28 5,157 #80 boy name
1957 5,055 19 5,036 #84 boy name
1958 4,838 24 4,814 #89 boy name
1959 4,626 25 4,601 #93 boy name
1960 4,622 25 4,597 #93 boy name
1961 4,336 18 4,318 #98 boy name
1962 4,097 24 4,073
1963 3,914 24 3,890 #100 boy name
1964 3,783 22 3,761 #100 boy name
1965 3,438 17 3,421 #100 boy name
1966 3,312 12 3,300 #100 boy name
1967 3,184 17 3,167 #99 boy name
1968 2,943 24 2,919
1969 2,959 24 2,935
1970 3,100 26 3,074
1971 2,708 23 2,685
1972 2,543 32 2,511
1973 2,309 19 2,290
1974 2,040 23 2,017
1975 2,027 9 2,018
1976 1,944 27 1,917
1977 1,966 16 1,950
1978 1,822 17 1,805
1979 1,873 14 1,859
1980 1,967 10 1,957
1981 1,952 10 1,942
1982 2,039 16 2,023
1983 1,838 14 1,824
1984 1,895 11 1,884
1985 1,809 12 1,797
1986 1,765 17 1,748
1987 1,784 19 1,765
1988 1,806 11 1,795
1989 1,773 11 1,762
1990 1,835 8 1,827
1991 1,701 5 1,696
1992 1,515 10 1,505
1993 1,440 7 1,433
1994 1,391 7 1,384
1995 1,337 10 1,327
1996 1,308 7 1,301
1997 1,176 0 1,176
1998 1,154 0 1,154
1999 1,115 0 1,115
2000 1,084 0 1,084
2001 1,091 0 1,091
2002 983 0 983
2003 951 0 951
2004 870 6 864
2005 867 0 867
2006 858 0 858
2007 830 0 830
2008 822 0 822
2009 729 0 729
2010 697 0 697
2011 720 0 720
2012 722 0 722
2013 695 0 695
2014 692 0 692
2015 690 0 690

Want to know about the popularity of the Albert baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 488,740 babies born with the name Albert in the United States. That's more than enough Alberts to occupy the territory of Guadeloupe (France) with an estimated population of 465,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 1,493 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Albert" was in 1921 with a total of 10,157 babies. (That's a lot of baby Alberts)

According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Albert" ranks #22 in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 61 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 1924. Across the entire United States a total of 9,931 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Albert popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Albert" mean? The list below shows the origins of Albert as well as things modernly associated with the name Albert such as celebrities named Albert.

Origin and Meaning of Albert

The name "Albert" is of English origin, and it means "Noble and bright". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Prince consort of Queen Victoria of England (1819-1861)

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein is a scientist. Albert was born in 1879 in Ulm, Kingdom of Wurttemberg, German Empire.

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Albert Camus

Albert Camus is a philosopher. Albert was born in 1913 in Drean, El Taref, Algeria.

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Albert Pujols

Albert Pujols is a MLB player. Albert was born in 1980 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

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Al Gore

Al Gore is an officeholder. Al was born in 1948 as Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. in Washington, D.C., U.S.

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Al Roker

Al Roker is a journalist, television personality, weather forecaster, and actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1974 to present. Al was born in 1954 as Albert Lincoln Roker, Jr. in Queens, New York, U.S.

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Albert Finney

Albert Finney is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1958 to present. Albert was born in 1936 in Charlestown, Pendleton, England.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Albert

Albert Einstein High School
Albert Einstein Quotes
Albert Haynesworth
Albert Fish
Albert Speer
Albert Pike
Albert Schweitzer

Alternative Meanings

A is for activities, for you have many.

L is for little, the little things you do.

B is for beauty, that comes from within.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

Your name in reverse order is "Trebla". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rtealb". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Albert born Aug 6, 1981

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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