GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: A-dal-bert (German), a-DAL-bert (Polish)   [details]

Meaning & History

Old Germanic form of ALBERT. This is the name of a patron saint of Bohemia, Poland and Prussia.


Legend of the Galactic Heroes characters, saints, Tolkien characters
VARIANTS: Adalberht, Albert, Albertus (Ancient Germanic), Adelbert, Albert, Albrecht (German), Albert (Polish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Æðelberht, Æþelbeorht (Anglo-Saxon), Albert (Catalan), Albert (Danish), Adelbert, Albert, Albertus, Abe, Bert, Brecht, Elbert (Dutch), Albert, Ethelbert, Al, Bert, Bertie, Delbert (English), Alpertti, Altti, Pertti (Finnish), Albert, Aubert (French), Abbe, Abe (Frisian), Alberte (Galician), Albert (Hungarian), Albert (Icelandic), Adalberto, Alberto, Berto (Italian), Albaer, Baer, Bèr (Limburgish), Albertas (Lithuanian), Albert (Norwegian), Adalberto, Alberto (Portuguese), Albert (Romanian), Albert (Russian), Adalberto, Alberto, Berto (Spanish), Albert (Swedish)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 163