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Adlai meaning and name origin

Adlai \a-dlai, ad-lai\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Adlai), is pronounced AD-lay. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Adlai is "God is just". Aramaic contracted form of the Hebrew name Adaliah. Also possibly means "ornament" in Hebrew. Biblical name borne by a very minor character, the father of one of King David's herdsmen. Made famous in the 20th century by the presidential candidate Adlai Stevenson.

Adlai has 6 variant forms: Ad, Addie, Addy, Adley, Atlee and Atli.

Suggested similar baby names are Adal and Adlar.


Popularity of Adlai

Adlai is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Adlai name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Adlai with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


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