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


Alistair is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Alistair?

Alistair is an Anglicized form of the Scottish name Alasdair, which derived from the name Alexander, which is of Greek origin.

What does the name Alistair mean?

Alistair 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 Alistair

Variants of the name Alistair


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Popularity of the name Alistair

The name Alistair is ranked #4185 overall.

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