Definition of albert in English:


Line breaks: al¦bert
Pronunciation: /ˈalbət
(also albert chain)


  • A watch chain with a bar at one end for attaching to a buttonhole.
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    • Pocket Watch chain Full Albert For gold plated pocket watches
    • Status of Gold Double Albert Watch Chain and Fob from the world's largest specialist antique web site.
    • Edwardian 9ct Gold Single 'Albert' Watch Chain. Made by Keat & Co. in London, circa 1905.


mid 19th century: named after Prince Albert (see Albert, Prince).

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