Alister - Meaning of Alister

What does Alister mean?

[ 3 syll. a-lis-ter, al-ist-er ] The baby boy name Alister is pronounced AEL-ihS-T-er †. Alister is of Old Greek origin. It is used mainly in Scottish and English.

Alister is a derivative (Scottish) of the Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Slavic Alexander.

Alister is also a derivative of the English and Scottish Alistair.

See also the related categories, english and greek.

Alister is not commonly used as a baby boy name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Out of the family of boy names directly related to Alister, Alexander was the most frequently used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Alister include Alasdair, Alastair, Alastar, Alaster, Alisdair, Alistair, Alistaire, Alistar, Allistair, Allistar, Allister, Alystair, Alexandor, and Alstair.

† Pronunciation for Alister: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"

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