Alba Surname History
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Alba Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alba is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Alba may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Alba Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alba come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Alba originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Alba Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Alba were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Alba. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Alba family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Alba transform in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over the years.
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Alba Family Tree
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- Roma Of Alba Longa
- María Álvarez De Toledo Rojas De La Casa De Los Duques De Alba, de la casa de los Duques de Alba 1485 - 1549
- García Alvarez De Toledo 1er. Duque De Alba, 1 Duque de Alba de Tormes 1430 - 1488
- Eva Alba Monasterio
- Rose Alba Daoust 1880 - ?
- Heber Alba Harris 1774 - 1829
- Aeneas Silvius Alba ., 3rd King of Alba Longa -1151 - -1078
- Latinus Silvius 4th King Of Alba Longa, King of Alba Longa -1116 - ?
- Rhea Silvia Princess Of Alba Longa -808 - ?
- Enrique Enríquez De Mendoza Conde De Alba, conde de Alba