Adlai Name Meaning & Origin

Adlai

Pronunciation: AD-lay (key)

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Adlai Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know an Adlai? What are his siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Adlai

Contribute your knowledge to the name Adlai

Comments and insights on the name Adlai: | Edit

My 4 year old son is named Adlai Isaiah,,,, my x husband chose his first name...

Adlai, Alida and Dalia are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

Personal experiences with the name Adlai: | Edit

i love the name Adlai ,,, it is different and unique,,,,

Nicknames for Adlai: | Edit

we call my son aussie,,, for short

Meanings and history of the name Adlai: | Edit

Of Hebrew origin that possibly means "YAHWEH is just" or "ornament."
In the Old Testament, Adlai is the father of one of King David's officials and the grandfather of the prophet Elisha.

Famous real-life people named Adlai: | Edit

Adlai Stevenson, 23rd Vice President of the United States
Adlai Stevenson II, an American politician and diplomat, 31st Governor of Illinois, two time Democratic presidential candidate, Ambassador to the United Nations under JFK where he gave the famous "Don't Wait for the Translation" speech during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Adlai Stevenson III, an American politician

Adlai in song, story & screen: | Edit
Share what you know!
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
70
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

66
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

61
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

69
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

64
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

55
No Way
Definitely

Young?

67
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?