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Pronunciation: AWL-brekht [noted -ed]
Considered old fashioned in Germany.
-- JHK  9/2/2006
This is also a surname (very popular where I live) and it's pronounced AHL-bright.
-- Anonymous User  1/22/2008
This name is also used in the Netherlands, where it is more an archaic or medieval form of Albert. When compared to the less long-winded and more modern Albert, it is rarely used there.
-- Lucille  11/9/2008
A famous bearer of this name was the German painter Albrecht Dürer.
-- Lucille  11/9/2008
Albrecht Durer was a German Renaissance artist who lived in the 15th and 16th Centuries. His portraits and watercolors are beautiful, but he also did engravings. He was also a mathematical theorist. A real Renaissance man.
-- resolutionwritenovel  1/9/2010
I know a person with this as their surname.
It's pronounced like Albright.
-- ladybugluck  8/21/2010
Albrecht Altdorfer (1480-1538) was a German painter, printmaker, draughtsman and architect, active in Regensburg.
-- Anonymous User  7/11/2011
Albrecht was one of the sons of Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II and his wife Maria Luisa of Spain. He died young.
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Albrecht (1255-1308) was the oldest son of German King Rudolf I and his wife Gertrud of Hohenburg. He later became King Albrecht I of Germany (also known as Albert I).
-- CarolinW  6/17/2012
Albrecht (1580-1580) was the son of Duke Albert Frederick of Prussia and his wife Marie Eleonore.
-- CarolinW  6/21/2012
Albrecht (1443-1500) was the son of Frederick II, Elector of Saxony and his wife Margarete of Austria.
-- CarolinW  7/15/2012
Albrecht (1559-1621) was the son of Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian II and his wife Maria of Spain.
-- CarolinW  7/16/2012
Albrecht (1528-1579) was the son of William IV, Duke of Bavaria and his wife Jakobaea. He later became Duke Albrecht V.
-- CarolinW  7/18/2012
Albrecht (1584-1666) was the son of William V, Duke of Bavaria and his wife Renata.
-- CarolinW  7/18/2012
Albrecht (1809-1872) was the son of King Frederick William III of Prussia and his wife Luise.
-- CarolinW  7/18/2012
Albrecht (1539-1539) was the son of Albert, Duke of Prussia and his wife Dorothea.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Albrecht (1553-1618) was also the name of another son of Albert, Duke of Prussia and his wife Anna.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Albrecht (1609-1609) was the son of John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg and his wife Anna.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Albrecht (1545-1546) was the son of Maurice, Elector of Saxony and his wife Agnes.
-- CarolinW  7/22/2012
Albrecht (1672-1731) was the son of Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg and his second wife Sophie.
-- CarolinW  7/22/2012
Albrecht (1298-1358) was the son of King Albert I of Germany and his wife Elisabeth.
-- CarolinW  7/22/2012
Albrecht (1336-1404) was the son of Holy Roman Emperor Louis IV and his wife Margarete.
-- CarolinW  7/22/2012

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