Alistair Name Meaning & Origin
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.
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- Nicknames for Alistair
Al, Alec, Alick, Aliss, Stairy, StairStair, Ali,
- Meanings and history of the name Alistair
Alasdair is the Gaelic form of Alexander, Alistair is the British spelling.
- Famous real-life people named Alistair
Alistair Taylor, personal assistant to Beatles' manager Brian Epstein
Alistair Brammer, actor
- Alistair in song, story & screen
Alistair is a vampire in Stephanie Myers' book "Breaking Dawn"
Alistair Theirin is a character in the game "Dragon Age"
Alistair "Cookie" - Sesame Street's play on the host of Masterpiece Theater (Alistair Cooke)