Carl (Bert) 1908–2000, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1971–77.
Prince (Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emanuel, Prince of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha) 1819–61, consort of Queen Victoria.
Lake. Also called Albert Nyanza, Mobuto Lake. a lake in central Africa, between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a source of the Nile. 100 miles (160 km) long; 2061 sq. mi. (5338 sq. km); 2030 feet (619 meters) above sea level.
Official name Lake Mobutu Sese Seko.
a male given name: from Old High German words meaning “noble” and “bright.”.
a member of the present British royal family, from the establishment of the house in 1901 until 1917 when the family name was changed to Windsor.
Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emanuel, Prince of, .
a former duchy in central Germany.
a kind of watch chain usually attached to a waistcoat
(Brit) a standard size of notepaper, 6 × 37/8 inches
Lake Albert, a lake in E Africa, between the Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaïre) and Uganda in the great Rift Valley, 660 m (2200 ft) above sea level: a source of the Nile, fed by the Victoria Nile, which leaves as the Albert Nile. Area: 5345 sqkm (2064 sq miles) Former name Lake Mobutu
Prince. full name Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emmanuel of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. 1819–61, Prince Consort of Queen Victoria of Great Britain and Ireland
the ruling house of the former German duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (until 1918) and the name of the British royal family (1901–17) through Prince Albert
masc. proper name, from German (the French form is Aubert), from Old High German Adalbert, cognate of Old English Æþelbeorht “Noble-bright” (which was sometimes metathesized as Æþelbriht, hence the surname Albright). Second element is from Proto-Germanic berhta- “bright,” from PIE *bhereg- “to shine; bright, white” (see bright). It also figures in the names Egbert, Gilbert, Herbert, Hubert, Lambert. As a kind of watch chain, from 1861 (see Prince Albert).
- Albertus magnus
Saint (Albert von Böllstadt”Albert the Great”; “the Universal Doctor”) 1193?–1280, German scholastic philosopher: teacher of Saint Thomas Aquinas. Historical Examples Albertus Magnus had been highly honored by the Dominican Order, to which he belonged. The Popes and Science James J. Walsh Albertus Magnus is equally active and influential in promoting the study of natural science […]
- Albert i
1875–1934, king of the Belgians 1909–34. noun c. 1255–1308, king of Germany (1298–1308) 1875–1934, king of the Belgians (1909–34) called Albert the Bear. c. 1100–70. German military leader: first margrave of Brandenburg
- Albert ii
1397–1439, king of Germany and emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1438–39. Contemporary Examples Also on Monday, luminaries from George Soros to Prince Albert II of Monaco will kick off the week at opening ceremonies. The World Comes to NYC The Daily Beast September 17, 2010 Historical Examples He died in 1205, and was followed […]
- Albert lea
a city in S Minnesota. Contemporary Examples In Albert Lea, Minn., a pilot project was designed to create healthy choices and limit bad ones. The Real Fight Over Health Care Should Be Against Diabetes and Obesity Mark Hyman, MD March 22, 2012 Historical Examples There were five hundred of that frightened crowd camped near Albert […]