[ 2 syll. ai-(l)(b)he, ail-bhe ] The baby boy name Ailbhe is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. Its pronunciation is AELVah- †. Ailbhe is used predominantly in the Gaelic and Irish languages, and its origin is Celtic. It is derived from the element 'albho' meaning white. The name can be Anglicized as Alby or Albert. See Ailbhe for more information.
See also the related form, Elvis (English).
Ailbhe is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Ailbhe, Albert was the most regularly used in 2018.
† 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)"