Allastaire, These names tend to be more frequently used than Alastair. A handsome name with Scottish undertones.
Alastair Rhyming, similar names and popularity. Alastair is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys. Alistair is the most contemporarily stylish boy name here. Alastair, Alistair, Alasdair...It doesn't matter to me. The name Alastair is a boy's name of Scottish origin. Al, I adore "proper" sounding names and Alastair is one of my favourites! Any nicknames for it other than Al? Suggested similar-sounding names are Abishai, Adair, Agustin, Alain, Alair, Alaire, Alamar, Alaric▲, Alavaro, Albain, Algar, Allain, Allgar (see Alger), Allston, Allstonn, Alltair, Allvar, Alomar, Alsten, Alstin, Alston, Alta, Altaer, Altair, Altayr, Alter, Alvar, Amasa, Amati, Amishar, Amitai, Anastagio, Anastas, Anastase, Anastasio, Anastasios, Anastasius (see Anastasios), Anastatius (see Anastasios), Anastice, Anastius, Anasto, Anastos, Anestis, Anstas, Aristio, Artair, Austin▼, Avishai, Avishar, Blair▼, Casimir▼, Casmir, Clair▼, Ellair, Kasimir, Katzir, Nasir▲, Slavomir, Vladamir, Vladimir, Wladimir and Yasir. I love this name. I love Alastair over Alistair! This spelling is my preferred one, just because it looks more sophisticated.
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The same goes for Eleanor over Elinor. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z. Nameberry is a registered trademark of Nameberry, LLC. Scottish form of Alexander, originally spelled Alasdair Variations include: Allister, Alasdair, Alastor
In Greek Baby Names the meaning of the name Alastair is: Defender; protector of mankind. In Scottish Baby Names the meaning of the name Alastair is: Defender of man. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018). It allows you to go beyond the similarities of a name, which can provide a lot of inspiration! Nearly every Alastair, Alistair, Alasdair I know goes by Ali. Most of the variants are different phonetic spellings of the name. Famous Bearer: Alexander the Great. I would love to use this name but alas OH has vetoed it.
Copyright © 2020 SheKnows Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media, LLC. In Scottish Baby Names the meaning of the name Alastair is: Defender of man. TV commentator Alistair Cooke; actor Alistair Sim. I much prefer the spelling Alastair over Alistair. Very handsome, one of my favorites. You will receive an email (no more than once per day) summarizing any new mentions of Alastair on Nameberry. this is a really underrated name it should b like top 100 at least its really good. Scottish variant of Alistair, from Alexander. The spelling looks more appealing and I prefer the pronounciation too.
(2000 U.S. CENSUS), Prominent alternative forms of Alastair (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) are Alexander (#11 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Alistair (#1004), Alister (#1683) and Al. I like this name, but I always think of the demon from Supernatural so it's out for me. Alastair is also an uncommon surname for all people. Alasdair, Alaster, Am I the only one who thinks of Lord Of The Rings when I see this name? Alastar. These 16 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Alastair. TV commentator Alistair Cooke; actor Alistair Sim. Allystair, Nameberry is a registered trademark of Nameberry, LLC. In Gaelic Baby Names the meaning of the name Alastair is: defender of mankind. Laz could be cool too.
To Americans, a quintessential British name, introduced to the U.S. public by suave journalist/PBS Masterpiece Theater host Alastair Cook. The name Alastair means Defender Of The People and is of Scottish origin. Alastair Origin and Meaning The name Alastair is a boy's name of Scottish origin. Most of the variants are different phonetic spellings of the name. Starbabies: Predicting the next celebkid names, Coming Attractions: New starbaby predictions, Newsy Baby Names: Billy, Dali, Ivey + True, Celebrity Baby Names Predictions: For starbabies on the way. Alastair as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Alastair) is of Scottish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Alastair is "man's defender". Alastair as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Alastair) is of Scottish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Alastair is "man's defender". Alastair name meaning, Greek baby Girl name Alastair meaning,etymology, history, presonality details. Scottish variant of Alistair, from Alexander. ASSOCIATED WITH scottish, greek, defender, VARIANTS Al▼, Alasdair, Alasteir, Alaster, Alastor, Alaisdair, Alaistair, Alaister, Aleister, Alester, Alistair▲, Alistar, Alister, Allaistar, Allaster, Allastir, Allistair, Allister, Allistir, Allysdair, Allystair, Allyster, Alysdair, Alysdare, Alystair, Alyster, OTHER FORMS VIA ALEXANDER, ALISTAIR Alisdair, Alistaire, Alistir, Alastair is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Allistir, 10 Baby Names We Hope We’ll Never See Again After 2020, This Couple Named Their Baby After Their Internet Provider, Emily Maynard Johnson Just Revealed Her Baby Girl’s Name & It’s Full of Southern Charm, These Angelic Baby Names Are Perfect for Your (Let’s Hope) Little Angel, These Long & Elegant Baby Names Are Just the Right Amount of Fancy. If you didn't find an alternative name that you like better than Alastair, try our name generator. Sometimes used in the U.S. by parents with Scottish heritage.
I agree about the sophisticated part. Sometimes used in the U.S. by parents with Scottish heritage. To Americans, a quintessential British name, introduced to the U.S. public by suave journalist/PBS Masterpiece Theater host Alastair Cook. Just the way I pronounce it in my head.
I like Altair - "falcon" - as a nn for this.
I don't have a preferable spelling. Allaster, We're excited that you have an opinion about the name Alastair. Indeed it does look very regal. Love, love the name! Usage of these relations of Alastair reached its highest 3 decades ago (MEDIAN #1369) and is somewhat lower today (#1174, DOWN 35%), with the version Al going out of style.
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