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pinWhat does Alastair mean?

Alastair /alas-tair/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Alastair) is of Scottish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Alastair is "man's defender". Scottish variant of Alexander.


Alastair has 3 variants: Alasdair, Alastrina and Alastriona.

Alastair has 17 more related forms via Alexander: Aleksandra, Alexanda, Alexanderia, Alexanderine, Alexandre, Alexandrea, Alexandreana, Alexandrena, Alexandrene, Alexandretta, Alexandria, Alexandrina, Alexandrine, Alexsandra, Alixandra, Alixandria and Alyxandra.

Kreatif forms: Aialastair, Alastairai, Alstair. [more]

pinHow popular is Alastair?

Alastair is a rare given name for women. Alastair is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Alastair and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Alastair (outside Top 1000) are Alexandria (#211 last year), Alexandrea and Alexander. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in 1992 (usage of 0.4967%) and is now much less (usage 0.263%, down 47%), with the form Alexandrea becoming less trendy. Alexandria (#211) is the most trendy name for newborns in this list. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alexander, Alexandrea, Alexandria in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexandria outside U.S.