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Boy Name: Albany

Name: Albany
Pronunciation: \a-lba-ny, al-bany\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: from Alba
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Albano, Albin, Albain, Albyn, Alben
Similar Names: Alan, Allan, Alano, Alann, Auban, Alvan, Alby, Aldan, Alba, Albaro
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 44745


Albany \a-lba-ny, al-bany\ as a boy's name is a variant of Alban (Latin), and the meaning of Albany is "from Alba".

The baby name Albany sounds like Albano, Albin, Albain, Albyn and Alben. Other similar baby names are Alan, Allan, Alano, Alann, Auban, Alvan, Alby, Aldan, Alba and Albaro.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Albany.


Albany is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#44745 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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