Meaning and Origin of: Alba

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Latin : A thick or mass vegetation; feminine form of Albin

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Family name origins & meanings

  • Spanish, Italian, and Romanian : habitational name from any of the places named in any of these languages with this element. Its meaning is various and disputed; the coincidence in form with Latinalba (feminine) ‘white’ is suggestive, but in many cases the name is pre-Roman and denotes a site on a hill or mountain.

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