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Ailbhe - Meaning of Ailbhe

What does Ailbhe mean?

Meaning of the name AilbheAilbeAlbyElvaAlbina

[ 2 syll. ai-(l)(b)he, ail-bhe ] The baby girl name Ailbhe is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced AELVah- †. Ailbhe is of Celtic origin. It is used mainly in Gaelic and Irish. The Celtic albho is a cognate of the Latin 'albus'. In Irish mythology, Ailbhe was a female warrior of the Fianna. The name can be Anglicized as Alby or Elva. See Ailbhe for more information.

Forms of the name include the Gaelic Ailbe, the Irish Alby, and the Irish Elva.

See also the related form, the English, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, and Slavic Albina.

See also the related categories, warrior, irish, celtic, anglicized, and gaelic.

Ailbhe is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Ailbhe include Ailbe, Alba, Alby, Alfi, Alfie, Allfie, Alpha, Alva, Alvee, Alvey, Alvie, Alvy, Alvye, Oliff, Oliffe, Olive, Ulphee, Ulphey, Ulphi, and Ulphy.

† English pronunciation for Ailbhe: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"


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