Gender: Female Meaning of Alberta: "noble, bright" Origin of Alberta: English, feminine variation of Albert

Alberta Origin and Meaning

The name Alberta is a girl's name of English origin meaning "noble, bright".

This jazzy old name could make a comeback, the way Josephine and Ella have. In England the name was popularized by Queen Victoria's daughter Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, after whom her governor general of Canada husband named the North American province. Jazz singer Alberta Hunter was a noted bearer.

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Alberta's International Variations

Albertine, Auberte (French)


strawberry1117 Says:


My maternal grandmothers middle name is Alberta. She prefers it to her first name (Katherine). It’s definitely a BOLD choice.

ghostboy Says:


This would make for such a bold choice. I am especially fond of it with the nickname Alba!

christineolteanu Says:


I like it, it's vintage and stylish with great nicknames! This name should be much more popular.

Azi*Cwater Says:


I love this with nickname Birdie