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.

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

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Alick

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Alasdair MacIntyre
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Alasdair Fraser, 
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Alasdair Roberts, 
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Alasdair Sinclair, a character from Emmerdale

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