[ 2 syll. vol-tai-re, vo-lta-ire ] The baby boy name Voltaire is pronounced as VowLTEHR †. Voltaire is used chiefly in English and it is derived from French origins. Voltaire is of the meaning the younger Arouet.
Voltaire is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Voltaire include Valter (Latvian, Lithuanian, and Scandinavian), Walter (English, French, German, and Scandinavian), Walther (German), Valtteri (Finnish), and Valtr (Czech).
† Pronunciation for Voltaire: V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"