What does Alba mean?
Associated with: white.
1 more alternative form via Albinia: Alvina▼.Creative forms:
(female) Aiba, Ailba, ..
(male) Albas, Als, .. Middle name pairings:
Alba Paisleigh (A.P.), ..
How popular is Alba?
Alba is a very popular first name for women (#979 out of 4276, Top 23%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3324 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Alba reached its peak position of #879 in the U.S. in the 1910s, and is currently at #1452. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Alba (#1452 a year ago) are Albina, Alva and Alvina. These relations of Alba were favored in the 1890s (usage of 0.07%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 0.01%, ▼91.4%), with versions like Alva becoming less trendy.
Alba is pronounced similarly to Elba and Ellba. Other recommended names are Aalya, Abba, Abi, Adiba, Afra, Afua, Ailbe, Al, Ala, Alaia▲, Alala, Alana▲, Alda▼, Aldea, Alea, Aleea, Aleka, Alena▲, Alexa▲, Alfa, Alfi, Alfy (see Alfreda), Alia▲, Aliah▲, Alica, Alida▼, Alis, Alita, Aliz, Aliza▲, Alla, Allda, Alma▼, Almah, Aloha, Aloma, Alpha▼, Alta▼, Alufa, Aluma, Alvah, Alvy, Alya, Alysa▼, Alyx, Alyza, Amia▲, Amma, Anja, Anna▼, Ara▼, Arza, Asa, Asma, Assa, Asta, Asya, Aura, Avia, Ayla▲, Ayva▲, Azha, Azra, Azuba, Beba, Eba, Ebba, Hiba, Kiba, Liba, Roba, Zeba and Zuba. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alba.See names in meaning and etymology.