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Video: The Meaning Of The Name Alba
Short form of the name Alba. Albanita, Albaninya, Baninya, Albi, Elby.
Synonyms for the name Alba. Elba, Elba, Alban, Alben, Oban, Albana, Albane.
The origin of the name Alba. The name Alba is Catholic.
The name Alba has several versions of its origin. According to the first version, the name comes from the Roman cognomen (personal or ancestral nickname) Albanus, which means "Albanian", "resident of the city of Alba Longi" (perhaps from this name comes the name of the country Albania, once part of the Roman Empire).
According to the second version, the name Alba is translated from Latin as "white". This was the name given to children with unusually light skin (as you know, the Romans themselves were quite dark).
The name Alba has a paired male name - Alban (Alban, Elban). The female name Alba has different pronunciation options - Alban, Alben, Oban, Albana, Albane. The name Alba has a related name - Albina, which is sometimes used as a pet name for Alba.
In the Orthodox calendar, the name Alba does not appear, but Catholic name days for the male name Alban (Albanus) will be indicated.
Description of the meaning of the name Alba - see the name Albina.
Alba celebrates its name day on June 21, June 22.