AILBHE
GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
USAGE: Irish
PRONOUNCED: AL-va   [key]
Meaning & History
Possibly derived from the old Gaelic root albho meaning "white". In Irish legend this was the name of a female warrior of the Fianna. It was also the name of a 6th-century masculine saint.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Alby, Elva
Popularity
Ireland  ranked #93