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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 "Pick 5 (BOYS)".

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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