Meaning and name origin
Albrecht \a-lbre-cht, al(b)-recht\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Albrecht is "noble, bright". Albrecht is a variant of Albert (Old English): from an Old French name, Albert, of German (Frankish) origin, brought to England by the Normans, replacing the Old English form Ăpelbeorht.
Albrecht is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2211 out of 88799, Top 2%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Albrecht and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Albert (#436). (2014 statistics).
Albrecht is also pronounced similarly to Albrekt. Like Albrecht, this name is not commonly used.