Blair Name Meaning & Origin

Blair

Pronunciation: BLAYR (key)

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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Comments and insights on the name Blair: | Edit

My beautiful daughter's name is Blair... It's the perfect name for her and fits her well.

Personal experiences with the name Blair: | Edit

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.

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Blair Bear
Blair
La'Blair
Blairzeigh
Blairseigh

Meanings and history of the name Blair: | Edit

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.

Famous real-life people named Blair: | Edit

Blair Fowler

Blair in song, story & screen: | Edit

Blair Cramer on Soap Opera One Life To Live.
Blair Waldorf - Gossip Girl

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