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.Creative forms:
(female) Albereta, Alberla, ..
(male) Alberad, Alberno, .. Middle name pairings:
Alberta Montserrat (A.M.), ..
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 #116 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the popularity of Alberta and corresponding names. Allie (#255 in 2015), Ally (#869), Ali (#1278), Berta, Bert, Bertie, Roberta, Elberta, Alverta, Albert, Albertha, Albertina, Albertine and Alli are the prominent varying forms of Alberta listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Alberta were at the height of their popularity 115 years ago (average #922) and have become much less popular since (#1760, ▼76%), with forms like Alberta becoming somewhat outmoded. Allie is the all-time favorite.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alberga, Alberge (see Alberga), Albreda, Alesta, Aleta, Aletta, Alletta, Almera, Almeria, Almeta, Alvara, Alvarita, Alvera, Alvira, Eberta, Egberta, Elberga (see Alberga), Filberta (see Philiberta), Gilberta, Huberta, Laberta, Reberta, Ruberta, Uberta and Yuberta. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alberta.See names in meaning and etymology.