Name: Albany

Origin and Meaning of the Name Albany

  • Meaning:
    Scotland
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  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (ahl bah nee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Albany

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  • Used in:
    English and Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Albany is a place name derived from the Gaelic word "Alba," meaning "Scotland."

    Albany is the capital city of New York State, and is also a place name in Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa, among other locations.

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