Albert

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

German short form of Adalbert [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]

Related Names

See Adalberaht

Patronyms

  • Norwegian: Alberts (♂), Albertsen (♂)
  • Swedish: Albertsson (♂), Albertson (♂), Albertsdotter (♀)
  • Danish: Albertsen (♂), Albertsdatter (♀)
  • Icelandic: Albertsson (♂), Albertsdóttir (♀)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Albert
Genitive: Alberts
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Albert
Accusative: Albert
Dative: Alberti
Genitive: Alberts
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Albert
Genitive: Albertin
Partitive: Albertia
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Albert
Accusative: Albert
Dative: Alberti
Genitive: Alberts
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Albert
Genitive: Alberts
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Albert
Genitive: Alberts

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

30 August

Finland Finland

24 April

Norway Norway

24 April

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

24 April

Sweden Sweden

30 August

Further Information

Pronunciation

  • Swedish: ['albæʈ] or ['albəʈ] (key) [11]

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Albert Bonnier (21 October 1820 - 26 July 1900), Swedish publisher
  • Albert Laurentius Johannes Engström, Swedish Artist (12 May 1869-16 November 1940)
  • Albert is an IKEA product name (shelving unit) [12]

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Denmark Denmark[13]
0 n.a. 3515 n.a
Sweden Sweden[14]
0 15 2825 10800
Norway Norway[15]
0 n.a. 1505 n.a
Finland Finland[16]
0 0 n.a 11285
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Albert(m) Sources: [14][13][15][16]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Albert(m) Sources: [17]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Albert(m)

Sources: [14] [13] [15] [16]

References

  1. Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Lexikon der Vornamen (1998)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  8. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  9. Inger Lautin (Red.): Hva skal barnet hete? (1993)
  10. Elof Hellquist: Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1922)
  11. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  12. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  16. 16.0 16.1 16.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  17. details see Name Statistic tables