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What does Allistir mean?

Allistir Pronunciation of Allistir [al-li-s-tir] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Allistir is "man's defender, warrior". Allistir is a variant form of Alastair (Scottish, Greek): Scottish version of Alistair. Allistir is also a derivative of Alexander (Greek).

Associated with: greek, defender, warrior.


Allistir has 20 variants: Alaistair, Alaister, Alasteir, Alaster, Alastor, Aleister, Alester, Alistair, Alistar, Alister, Alistir, Allaistar, Allaster, Allastir, Allistair, Allister, Allystair, Allyster, Alystair and Alyster.

2 more relations via Alastair, Alexander: Alaisdair and Allysdair.

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Middle name pairings:
Allistir Odin (A.O.), ..

How popular is Allistir?

Allistir is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Allistir is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Allistir (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Alexander (#8 from current records), Alistair (#1031) and Alister (#1815). These forms of Allistir were favored in the year 1993 (average #1340) and are almost as popular today (#951, 25.9%). Alexander is more widely used than the rest, though Alistair has gained in popularity. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexander, Alistair, Alister in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexander, Alistair outside U.S.

Similar Names

Allistir is pronounced similarly to Alistaire. Other suggested similar names are Achishar, Aguistin, Agustin, Alair, Alasdair, Albis, Alcinder, Alcindor, Aldis, Aldivin (see Aldous), Aleksei, Aleksi, Aleksio, Algis, Alicio, Alisdair, Alison, Alisson, Allain, Allaric, Allart, Allcot (see Alcott), Allcott, Alleric, Allgar (see Alger), Allger, Allie, Allin, Allison, Allisoun, Allmer, Allric, Allson, Allston, Allstonn, Alltair, Allton, Allucio, Allvar, Allyson, Aloiki, Alois, Aloisio, Aloisius, Alsten, Alstin, Alston, Altair, Alter, Alvis, Alvise, Alviss, Alwis, Alysdair, Amishar, Aneislis, Anestis, Anisio, Aristeo, Aristide, Aristio, Aristo, Aristos, Arliss, Augustin, Austin, Avgustin (see Augustine), Avishar, Ellair and Hollister. These names tend to be more frequently used than Allistir.

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