Meaning of ALBERT in English

ALBERT

/al"beuhrt/ , n.

1. Carl (Bert) , born 1908, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1971-77.

2. Prince ( Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emanuel, Prince of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha ), 1819-61, consort of Queen Victoria.

3. Lake . Also called Albert Nyanza . a lake in central Africa, between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a source of the Nile. 100 mi. (160 km) long; 2061 sq. mi. (5338 sq. km); 2030 ft. (619 m) above sea level.

4. a male given name: from Old High German words meaning "noble" and "bright."

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .