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Alastair (girl)

What does Alastair mean?

Alastair Pronunciation of Alastair [alas-tair] 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.

Associated with: scottish, greek, defender.

Variations

Alastair has 3 variants: Alasdair, Alastrina and Alastriona.

Creative forms:
(female) Alasai, Anatair, ..

(male) Alasar, Alasta, ..

Middle name pairings:
Alastair Cierra (A.C.), ..

How 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. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. The only prominent variation form of Alastair (outside Top 2000) is Alexander. Adoption of this form of Alastair was at its apex 3 decades ago (adoption of 0.01%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexander in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alastair and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Agathi, Agatta, Alagria, Alaia, Alaida, Alaina, Alair, Alais, Alaisa, Alala, Alamea, Alanah, Alani, Alanis, Alanna, Alanza, Alathea, Alathia, Alaula, Alawna, Alaya, Alayah, Alaysia, Alcestis, Aleshia, Alesia, Alessa, Alessi, Alesta, Aletta, Alisa, Alisah, Alisan, Alisha, Alisia, Alissa, Alissah, Alista, Alita, Alithia, Alitia, Allaire, Allta, Almita, Almitah (see Almeda), Alsinia, Alta, Altair, Altaira, Althia, Alvar, Alysan, Alyssah, Anastacia, Anastaise, Anastase, Anastasha, Anastasia, Anastasie, Anastasiya, Anastatia, Anastay, Anastazia, Anasztasia, Annastasia, Anstass, Astri, Astria, Astryr, Atlanta, Austin, Blair, Clair, Eistir and Kashmir. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alastair.

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