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How popular is Albie/ Albert now?

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CornishFirstTimer22 Fri 02-Aug-13 16:03:22

Thinking about using this name for my first baby due in 3 months... it has family connections and love the NN Albie :-)

I know that Arthur's getting more popular - is Albert too? Just curious as to whether there may be a few around over the next few years :-)

Grannylipstick Wed 02-Oct-13 22:04:44

We have an Albert. I love it.

sonniboo Wed 02-Oct-13 22:28:42

Albie, Archie & Artie are all very trendy at the moment. They may sound dated as grey fall out of favour again.

sonniboo Wed 02-Oct-13 22:29:00

Sorry, they

bananamummy Thu 03-Oct-13 12:49:16

We know quite a few little Albies (and Archies, Berties, Alfies, etc) and I do think it is quite a 'fashionable' name at the moment. Personally I'm not that keen on cutesy names.

applecharlotte Thu 21-Nov-13 14:23:11

I have an Albie also 3 in Feb! I've only had positive responses and never had the Alfie confusion. Although my mum does sometimes call him Aldi..

mammywelsh1 Thu 21-Nov-13 14:24:53

A friend of mine had a little 'Albie' last week...first time I've ever heard it...I like it xxx

BlueCushion Thu 21-Nov-13 16:25:17

It's a bit too old man for me but Albie is much better than Bertie.

CremeEggThief Thu 21-Nov-13 16:32:51

Never heard of any!

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