Alberto Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Alberto:
A cognate of Albert (nobly bright), derived from the Old High German Adalbrecht, which is composed of the elements adal (noble) and beraht (bright, famous).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Alberto
Al, Bert, Beto, Tito, Tico, Berto
Beto is used as a nickname for Spanish names ending in -berto, for example: Adalberto, Alberto, Dagoberto, Filiberto, Gilberto, Heriberto, Humberto, Norberto, Rigoberto and Roberto
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Alberto Gonzales, 80th Attorney General of the United States.
Alberto Rios, American poet.
Alberto Contador, Spanish professional road bicycle racer, 2007 and 2009 winner of the Tour de France.
Alberto Sordi, Italian actor.
Alberto Moravia, Italian author.
Alberto Santos-Dumont, Brazilian aviation pioneer.
Alberto Fujimori, former President of Peru.
Alberto Giacometti, Swiss sculptor and painter.
Alberto Tomba, Italian gold-medal alpine skier.
Alberto Masferrer, Salvadorian poet.
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