Sinclair Name Meaning & Origin

Sinclair

Pronunciation: SIN-clayr (key)

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Women with the name Sinclair will tend to be more in line with things, and always have their priorities straight. Honesty, disipline, and fairness are huge values, toleration to those without can be limited easily.
The practicality to Sinclair's nature may be very good for managing, saving, and being conservative in everything. However, this personality may lead to being over-cautious in daily activities.

Nicknames for Sinclair

Sinc
St. Clair
Sincliar

Meanings and history of the name Sinclair

A contracted form of Saint Clair. Compare to St. John, pronounced "sinjin."
From Scottish decent it has the meaning of bright and clear.

Famous real-life people named Sinclair

Sinclair Lewis; famous American writer; first American to win the Nobel Prize in Literature (1930)
Upton Sinclair, Pulitzer Prize-winning American writer.
Harry Ford Sinclair, American oil industrialist who founded Sinclair Oil and was implicated in the Teapot Dome scandal.
Sinclair Ross, Canadian author.
Titanic Sinclair, musician and YouTuber.

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