US Popularity:2335
Other Origin(s):German, Spanish
Meaning:White; Bright; Fortunate; Noble shining one; Dawn
The epitome of purity, Alba is a gender-neutral name primarily of Latin origin that means "white." Often linked to the Latin albus, Alba embodies the additional meanings "bright" and "fortunate," its radiance attracting much abundance. Alba has separate roots stemming from the Germanic Adalberaht, meaning "noble shining one." Within its Spanish roots, Alba also means "dawn"—from the noun amanecer—establishing baby as one willing to share the wealth, nourishing many in return.

Alba Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Alba is currently #1618 on The Bump
Boy:Alba is currently #1159 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Alba is currently #897 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Alba is currently #2335 in U.S. births
Boy:Alba is currently #17516 in U.S. births
Girl:Alba is currently #2374 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 33
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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