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Alister meaning and name origin

Alister \a-lis-ter, al(i)-ster\ as a boy's name is a variant of Alastair (Scottish, Greek), Alexander (Greek) and Alistair (Greek), and the meaning of Alister is "man's defender; man's defender, warrior".

The baby name Alister sounds like Alyster, Allister, Alistar, Alester, Aleister, Alaister, Alaster and Alistir. Other similar baby names are Allyster, Allistir, Allaster, Alastor, Alasteir, Alsten and Alter.

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Popularity of Alister

Alister is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Alister
Popularity of Alister