English, feminine variation of Albert
"noble, bright"

Alberta Origin and Meaning

The name Alberta is 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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Famous People Named Alberta

  • Saint Alberta of AgenRoman martyr
  • Alberta HunterAmerican blues/jazz singer
  • Alberta BriantiItalian tennis player
  • Alberta Christine Williams Kingmother of civil rights icon Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Alberta SheriffSierra Leonean pop singer
  • Louise Caroline AlbertaPrincess of the U.K; Duchess of Argyll; sixth child of Britain's Queen Victoria; inspired the name of Alberta, Canada
  • Alberta WatsonCanadian actress
  • Alberta Dornandaughter of actor Jamie Dornan & musician Amelia Warner

Alberta in Pop Culture

  • Albertaprovince of Canada