Alasdair

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish Alaxander, from Latin Alexander, from Ancient Greek Ἀλέξανδρος (Aléxandros), from ἀλέξω (aléxō, I defend) + ἀνδρός (andrós), genitive of ἀνήρ (anḗr, man).

Proper nounEdit

Alasdair m

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Alexander.

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Alasdair n-Alasdair h-Alasdair t-Alasdair
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.