Blair Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Blair:
Transferred use of the Scottish surname derived from place-names containing the Gaelic element blár (plain, level field): hence, "dweller on the plain." Var: Blaire.
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My beautiful daughter's name is Blair... It's the perfect name for her and fits her well.
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My beautiful daughter Blair is the only Blair I've personally known. I named my daughter Blair after Blair Cramer from Soap Opera One Life To Live who was played by Mia Korf 1991-1993 then Kassie DePaiva 1993-2013.
My mother HATED any name that originated from a soap opera! Just saying.
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Blair means a field or plain. Also said to mean a battlefield
Blair Cramer also was a popular character on Soap Opera One Life To Live.
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Blair Cramer on Soap Opera One Life To Live.
Blair Waldorf - Gossip Girl