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Gender: Male Meaning of Altair: "falcon" Origin of Altair: Arabic

The name Altair is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "falcon". Altair and is often added to lists like Space Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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The eleventh brightest star in the sky has a celestial feel, but also could be the name of a commercial airline.

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Pop Culture References for the name Altair

Altair Ibn-La'Ahad, main character in video game Assassin's Creed
Altair, brightest star in the constellation Aquila