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What does Allaster mean?

Allaster Pronunciation of Allaster as a boys' name is of Scottish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Allaster is "man's defender". Variant spelling of Alistair. Borne by a minstrel in Sir Walter Scott's "Rob Roy" (1818), which made it popular in the 19th century. Also form of Alastair.


ASSOCIATED WITH scottish, greek, defender, popular (famous), 19th century


OTHER FORMS VIA ALISTAIR Alastair, Alastor, Aleister, Alister, Allister



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How popular is Allaster?

Allaster is an uncommon given name for men and an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Alistair (#1004 FROM RECENT DATA) and Alister (#1683) are the popular related forms of Allaster (NOT RANKED). Other forms, like Aleister, are uncommon. These forms of Allaster were popular as birth names in the year 2016 (AVERAGE #1240) and are almost as common today. Alistair is the most contemporarily stylish birth name among these. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Similar Names

Allaster is alike in pronunciation to Alaister, Alasteir, Alaster, Alester, Alistar, Alistir, Allaistar, Allastir, Allistair, Allistir, Allystair, Allyster and Alyster. Other recommended sound-alike names are Ailmer (see Aylmer), Alaistair, Alasdair, Alcander, Alhart, Alisander, Alkander, Allan, Allarick, Allart, Allayne, Allcot (see Alcott), Allcott, Allex, Alleyne, Allger, Allison, Allisoun, Allmer, Allston, Allstonn, Allton, Allysdair (see Alastair), Allyson, Alsten, Alstin, Alston, Altaer, Altayr, Alter, Alystair, Anasto, Aristeo, Armante (see Arman), Atlas, Atwater, Aylmer, Braser, Buster, Casper, Caster, Chester, Christer, Collayer, Fraser, Frasier, Hollister, Kasper, Kester, Lancaster, Lester, Mcalister, Mcallister, Minster, Naseer, Nester, Slater, Sylvester, Thaxter, Webbster, Webster and Yasser. These names tend to be more commonly used than Allaster.

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