• Gender: Male
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Defender Of The People

What is the meaning of the name Alistair?

The name Alistair is primarily a male name of Scottish origin that means Defender Of The People.

Scottish form of Alexander, originally spelled Alasdair.

Different Spellings of the name Alistair:


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Asher, Oliver, Atticus, Archer, Liam, Alastair, Jasper, Amelia, Charlotte, Adelaide, Alice, Aurora, Scarlett, Audrey

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Stats for the Name Alistair

checkmark Alistair is currently #19 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Alistair is currently #928 in U.S. births