Alistar

Male

Meaning

Noble, protector, defender.

Origin

Scottish

Pronunciation

/əˈlaɪstər/

Traits associated with the name Alistar:

Dogs named Alistar tend to be loving, industrious, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Alistar?

Naming your dog Alistar suggests that you have a strong appreciation for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong sense of loyalty and commitment, as Alistar is a name that is often associated with strength and loyalty.

Is Alistar a good dog name?

Alistar has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Alistar isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Alistar is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Alistar was, in the past month, the 2615th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Alistar is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Alistar was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Alistar's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Alistar is most adored in Nebraska, Indiana and Missouri.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Texas, North Carolina and Washington.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Alistar.

Alistar is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Echoes of medieval knights and ancient Scottish clans resonate in its syllables.

scottish dog names
scottish

Scottish origin, variant of Alexander, meaning "defender of mankind".

Dog names like Alistar:

Genuine, bold or brave
Scottishexceptional
Old ford crossing place.
Noble Friend
Great
Counselor
Alistar dog name meaning

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