What does Albin mean?
Albin [al-bin] as a boys' name is pronounced AL-bin. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Albin is "white, pale-skinned". From the root word "albino". Common in Roman and medieval times. See also Alban.
Related boy name: Alva.
1 feminine form: Albinia.Creative forms:
(male) Abbin, Ambin, ..
(female) Albind, Albini, .. Middle name pairings:
Albin Triton (A.T.), ..
How popular is Albin?
Albin is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#7244 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Albin reached its apex position of #479 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Albin rated in the Top 2000 are Al, Albion, Alby, Alva, Alvan, Alvin (#602 via latest list) and Alvy. Adoption of these relations of Albin was more pronounced among parents during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.3%) and has become much less since (usage 0.02%, ▼92.1%), with versions such as Albin becoming less in vogue.
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