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"ALBERT. An Old English (Anglo-Saxon) personal name, AZthelberht, 'noble bright,' or /Elebe(o)Tht, 'all bright.' Albertus de Dunde appears in Perth in the reign of Alexander n (Scon, p. 62). He may have been the father of Cleopha Alberti, a charter witness in Dundee in 1281 (HP., n, p. 223). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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