Alister

♂ Name Alister – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Alister

Alister is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Alister

Alister is a Scottish variant of the names Alastair or Alistair. They are itself Anglicized forms of the name Alasdair, a Scottish-Gaelic variant of the name Alexander, which is of Greek origin.

Meaning of Alister

Alister means “defending men” (from ancient Greek “aléxein/ἀλέξειν” = to defend/help + “anēr/ἀνήρ” = man).

Pronunciation of Alister

Alternate spelling of Alister

Allister

Alister in the categories

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Name Statistic: Alister is ranked #5422 overall ↓ -28

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 5053 ↓ -56
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2660 ↑ 25
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4290 ↑↑ 115
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2928 ↓ -69
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7314 ↑ 47
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 6845 ↑ 93
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3480 ↓↓ -536
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3418 ↑↑ 1001
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 9983 ↑↑ 111
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4356 ↓ -62
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4155 ↓ -22
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3510 ↓↓ -233
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12667 ↓↓ -139
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 7216 ↓ -32
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2702 ↓ -12
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2683 ↓↓ -295
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 7268 ↓ -83
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4402 ↑↑ 2857
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4402 ↓↓ -193
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