Alberto - Meaning of Alberto
[ 3 syll. al-ber-to, alb-e-rto ] The baby boy name Alberto is pronounced as aaLBEHRTow in Italian and Spanish †. Alberto is used mostly in the Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and English languages. Its language of origin is Germanic. The name is popular with Italian- and Spanish-speakers.
In addition, Alberto is a derivative (Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish) of Albert.
The Portuguese and Spanish name Adalberto and the name Elberto are derivatives of Alberto. Both the origin and meaning of the name Alberto is inherited by all variant forms. Other variants of Alberto include the contraction Al (English), and the familiar forms Albertino (Italian), Albie (English), Alby, Bertie (English), and Berto (Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish). See also the related form, the name Luisalberto.
Alberto is rather popular as a baby boy name. The name jumped in popularity from the 1900s up to the 1990s. At the height of its usage in 1991, 0.067% of baby boys were given the name Alberto. It was #218 in rank then. The baby name has declined in popularity since then. In 2011, its usage was 0.033% and its ranking #419. Within the family of boy names directly linked to Alberto, Albert was the most popular. In 2011, it was 9.202% more regularly used than Alberto.
Baby names that sound like Alberto include Alfredo, Alpertti, Ulfreid, Ulfrid, Ulfried, Ulfryd, Ahlfred, Albert, Alberte, Albirt, Albret, Alburt, Albyrt, Alefrido, Alferd, Alford, Alfred, Alfrid, Alfried, and Alfryd.
† Pronunciation for Alberto: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"
Details of famous persons named Alberto:
Aviator Alberto Santos-Dumont, born 20 July 1873 - 23 July 1932, Cabangu, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Politician Alberto Gonzales, born 4 August 1955, San Antonio, Texas.