Gender: Male Meaning of Alder: "old" Origin of Alder: English tree name or surname

Alder Origin and Meaning

The name Alder is a boy's name meaning "old".

Alder is an occasionally-used name that derives from an old English surname and also might refer to the alder tree, whose wood is used to make electric guitars.

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LA78 Says:


Sounds like it would fit in nicely with current name trends. Nature name ending in er. I like it.