Albinus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Albīnus and Albīna are derived from the Latin proper name Albus/Alba, with the suffix -īnus/-īna. Finally from the Latin adjective albus/alba (white).[1]

Proper noun[edit]

Albīnus m (genitive Albīnī); second declension

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Albin.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Albīnus Albīnī
Genitive Albīnī Albīnōrum
Dative Albīnō Albīnīs
Accusative Albīnum Albīnōs
Ablative Albīnō Albīnīs
Vocative Albīne Albīnī

Descendants[edit]

  • English: Albin
  • French: Albin, Aubin
  • German: Albin
  • Italian: Albino
  • Spanish: Albino
  • Swedish: Albin

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albino; in: Roberto Faure, Diccionario de nombres propios, 2007, →ISBN