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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Albus

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  • According to a user from Canada, the name Albus is of English origin and means "God".

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From Proto-Italic *alβos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elbʰós.

Cognates include Umbrian 𐌀𐌋𐌚𐌖 (alfu), Ancient Greek ἀλφός (alphós, “whiteness, white leprosy”), Hittite 𒀠𒉺𒀸 (alpas, “cloud”), Middle Welsh elbid (“world”) and English elf.

Notable Persons Named Albus

Albus Dumbledore is a fictional character.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Albus

Jim Albus is a golf player.


Emmy was born on December 13th, 1911 in Wuppertal, Germany. She breathed her last breath on September 20th, 1995.


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Popularity of Albus as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Albus U.S.
  White 94.94% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.07% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.13% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.20% 16.26%

Of Last Name Albus

People with the last name Albus are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Albus

  • How Popular is the name Albus? Albus is the 62,613th most popular name of all time. As a last name Albus was the 30,946th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Albus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 19 babies born with the first name Albus in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Albus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2016 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Albus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Albus is Friday, November 15th, 1901.
  • What year had the most people named Albus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Albus was in 2017 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Albus: Your name in reverse order is Subla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Blusa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Albus? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 751 people with the last name Albus.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Albus? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Albus as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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