[ 2 syll. al-tai(r), alt-a-ir ] The baby boy name Altair is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as aa-LTEH-R †. Altair is used predominantly in the Arabic and English languages, and its origin is Arabic. The name is of the meaning the flying eagle.
Altair is a rarely used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Altair include Aldair, Aldar, Aldare, Alder, Aldyr, Alltair, Alltar, Alltayr, Alltayre, Allter, Altar, Altayr, Altayre, Alter, Aladár, Alltare, Altare, Alterio, Eleuterio, and Altaer.
† Pronunciation for Altair: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; 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)"