• Gender: Male
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Defender Of The People

What is the meaning of the name Alister?

The name Alister is primarily a male name of Scottish origin that means Defender Of The People.

Scottish form of Alexander, originally spelled Alasdair.

Different Spellings of the name Alister:


People who like the name Alister also like:

Atticus, Oliver, Asher, Jasper, Archer, Sebastian, Theodore, Aurora, Adelaide, Charlotte, Amelia, Evangeline, Isla, Alice

Names like Alister:

Alastair, Alistair

Stats for the Name Alister

checkmark Alister is currently #19 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Alister is currently #898 in U.S. births