What does Alberta mean?
Alberta /al-ber-ta/ as a girls' name is pronounced al-BER-tah. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Alberta is "noble, bright". Feminine of Albert. Also the name of a western Canadian province, and a popular type of peach.
Alberta▼ has 31 variants: Al, Albert, Albertha▼, Alberthine, Albertina, Albertine▼, Ali▼, Alie, Alli, Allie▲, Ally▼, Alverta▼, Auberta, Auberte, Aubertha, Auberthe, Aubine, Berrie, Berry, Bert, Berta▼, Berte, Berti, Bertie▼, Berty, Elberta, Elbertha, Elberthina, Elberthine, Elbertina and Elbertine.
Affiliated girl name: Roberta.Kreatif forms: Alberna, Albertaau. [more]
How popular is Alberta?
Alberta is a very popular first name for females (#332 out of 4276, Top 8%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#40139 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Alberta for girls. Alberta reached its peak rank of #120 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not listed currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Alberta and corresponding names. Allie (#257 in 2014), Ally (#736), Alverta, Bertie, Roberta, Berta, Ali, Albertha, Albertina, Albertine and Albert are the prominent varying forms of Alberta listed in the Top 1000. These forms of Alberta were at the height of their popularity 114 years ago (average #621) and are somewhat less popular today (#916, ▼78%), with forms like Alberta becoming somewhat outmoded. Allie is the all-time favorite.
Thinking of names?
Suggested similar baby names are Alberga, Alberge, Albreda, Alesta, Aleta▼, Aletta, Alletta, Almera, Almeria, Almeta, Alvara, Alvarita, Alvera▼, Alvira, Eberta, Egberta, Elberga, Filberta, Gilberta, Huberta, Laberta, Reberta, Ruberta, Uberta and Yuberta. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alberta.