Alasdair Name Meaning & Origin

Alasdair

Pronunciation: AL-is-tayr, AL-is-ter (key)

Origin of the name Alistair:

A Gaelic form of Alexander (defender of mankind). Var: Alasdair, Alastor.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book

Related Names:

Alistair, Alexander

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

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Alasdair Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know an Alasdair? What are his siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Alasdair

Contribute your knowledge to the name Alasdair

Comments and insights on the name Alasdair

This is the Gaelic form of Alexander. Anglicized as Alistair.

Personal experiences with the name Alasdair
Nicknames for Alasdair

Alick

Meanings and history of the name Alasdair
Famous real-life people named Alasdair

Alasdair MacIntyre
, Philosopher
Alasdair Fraser, 
Recording artist
Alasdair Roberts, 
Musician

Alasdair in song, story & screen

Alasdair Sinclair, a character from Emmerdale

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?

73
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

58
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

63
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

65
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

54
No Way
Definitely

Young?

64
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?