Alban Origin and Meaning
The name Alban is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "white, or, man from Alba".
An ancient and highly unusual name; St. Alban -- sometimes also called Albinus or Aubin -- was an early martyr in Roman Britain. Using an alternate spelling, Alben Barkley was the 35th U.S. Vice-President, serving under Harry Truman. And Albin is popular in modern Sweden. But only the form Alban has the alternate meaning "from Alba".
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Famous People Named Alban
- Saint Alban or AlbānusRomano,Briton; first Christian to be martyred on British soil
- Saint Alban of Mainz (born Remoundos Michail)Greek,German martyr
- Saint Alban RoeEnglish Benedictine priest and martyr
- Alban Maria Johannes BergAustrian composer of the Second Viennese School
- Alban Uzoma Nwapa aka Dr. AlbanNigerian,Swedish musician and producer
- Alban SkënderajAlbanian singer,songwriter
- Alban BergAustrian composer known for his operas Wozzeck and Lulu
Alban in Pop Culture
- AlbanAncient region and namesake of Albania