What does albino mean?

Definitions for albinoælˈbaɪ noʊ; esp. Brit. -ˈbi-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. albino(noun)

    a person with congenital albinism: white hair and milky skin; eyes are usually pink


  1. albino(Noun)

    person or animal congenitally lacking melanin pigmentation in the skin, eyes, and hair or feathers (or more rarely only in the eyes); one born with albinism

  2. albino(Adjective)

    congenitally lacking melanin pigmentation in the skin, eyes, and hair or feathers (or more rarely only in the eyes); born with albinism

  3. Origin: albino, diminutive of albo, from albus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Albino(noun)

    a person, whether negro, Indian, or white, in whom by some defect of organization the substance which gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes is deficient or in a morbid state. An albino has a skin of a milky hue, with hair of the same color, and eyes with deep red pupil and pink or blue iris. The term is also used of the lower animals, as white mice, elephants, etc.; and of plants in a whitish condition from the absence of chlorophyll

  2. Origin: [Sp. or Pg. albino, orig. whitish, fr. albo white, L. albus.]


  1. Albino

    Albino is a comune in the province of Bergamo, in Lombardy, northern Italy. It is located north of Bergamo and is situated in the Seriana valley. The population continues to increase.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Albino

    al-bī′no, n. a human being or animal whose skin and hair are abnormally white, and the pupil of the eye of pink colour:—fem. Albī′ness:—pl. Albī′nos.—n. Al′binism, state or condition of being an albino. [Sp. albino, whitish—L. albus, white.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of albino in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of albino in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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