Alba is a name for a girl of Latin origin who has a double meaning "dawn" and "white". It is a name of great beauty both for its musicality and its meaning, so it can be perfect for your girl. Nowadays it is a frequent and very popular name, in the line of those simple, short and forceful names that
Alba is a name for a girl of Latin origin who has a double meaning "dawn" and "white". It is a name of great beauty both for its musicality and its meaning, so it can be perfect for your girl.
Nowadays it is a frequent and very popular name, in the line of those simple, short and forceful names that emanate freshness and delicacy. Celebrate your name day on August 15, which is the day of the Virgen del Alba.
Curiosities about the name Alba
Because of the meaning of her name, Alba has an enigmatic and very attractive personality. Your success in social relationships is based on your empathy and your capacity for seduction that few people can resist. In addition, Alba has a great sense of responsibility and her tenacity can take her far in the world of work. The name Alba is not widely used outside the Spanish-speaking world, but we know its frequent use as a surname, as in the case of actress Jessica Alba. The popularity of the name Alba is also due to the Spanish aristocracy, with the house of Alba as one of the most important and influential families in history.
It may help you to choose the name of your baby
the poetic connotations of the name Alba, because of its relationship with sunrise and with the so-called Morning Star, which is none other than the planet Venus. Nor can we forget the historic Italian city of Alba Longa, fundamental for the founding of Rome. But we also know many women who are named after your daughter. In the world of fashion we find the designer Alba Conde and the model Alba Carrillo. Although perhaps the one that catches our attention is that Dawn of fiction from the novel by Isabel Allende, "The House of the Spirits", Alba Satigny.
To know the origin and meaning of other names that celebrate your saint in the month of August, consult our calendar of the names of saints of August. You will find all the curiosities related to the name and date of your name day.
And also, we have the most complete guide of names for babies of boys and girls. Here you will find all the names for babies arranged alphabetically to know their origin and meaning.