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

4866

Alastair is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Alastair

Alastair is an Anglizised form of the name Alasdair, a Scottish-Gaelic variant of the name Alexander, which is of Greek origin.

What is the meaning of the name Alastair?

Alastair 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 Alastair

Variants of the name Alastair

Alasdair

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Popularity of the name Alastair

The name Alastair is ranked #4866 overall.

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