Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. BEHR  [key]

Meaning & History

Short form of Albaer and other Limburgish names ending in baer, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".

Related Names

VariantsBèr, Nor
Other Languages & CulturesAlbert(Albanian) Æþelbeorht(Anglo-Saxon) Albert(Catalan) Albert, Hubert(Czech) Albert(Danish) Albert, Albertus, Hubert, Hubertus, Hubrecht, Lambert, Lammert, Norbert, Abe, Adelbert, Bert, Brecht, Elbert, Huub(Dutch) Albert, Ethelbert, Hubert, Lambert, Norbert, Al, Albie, Bert, Bertie, Delbert(English) Albert, Alpertti, Altti, Pertti(Finnish) Albert, Aubert, Hubert, Lambert, Norbert(French) Abbe, Abe(Frisian) Alberte(Galician) Adalbert, Adelbert, Albert, Albrecht, Hubert, Hubertus, Lambert, Lamprecht, Norbert, Bert(German) Adalberht, Adalbert, Albert, Albertus, Hubert, Hubertus, Hugubert, Lambert, Lamprecht, Landebert, Norbert(Germanic) Albert, Norbert(Hungarian) Albert(Icelandic) Adalberto, Alberto, Lamberto, Norberto, Uberto, Berto(Italian) Alberts(Latvian) Albertas(Lithuanian) Albert(Norwegian) Aþalaberhtaz(Old Germanic) Albert, Hubert, Norbert(Polish) Adalberto, Alberto, Norberto(Portuguese) Albert(Romanian) Albert, Alik(Russian) Norbert(Slovak) Adalberto, Alberto, Norberto, Berto(Spanish) Albert(Swedish)
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Entry updated February 28, 2019