Name Alasdair Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Alasdair

9304

Alasdair is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Alasdair?

Alasdair is a Scottish Gaelic variant of the name Alexander, which derived from the ancient Greek name Aléxandros (Αλεξανδρος).

What does the name Alasdair mean?

Alasdair means “defending men”, “defender of men”, “defender of the people” or “protector of men” (from ancient Greek “aléxein/ἀλέξειν” = to defend/protect + “anēr/ἀνήρ” = man).

Pronunciation of Alasdair

Variants of the name Alasdair

Alastair

Popularity of the name Alasdair

The name Alasdair is ranked #9304 overall.

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