Meaning:Plain; meadow; field; battlefield
Blair is a gender-neutral Scottish name meaning “plain,” “meadow,” “field,” or “battlefield” and is derived from the Scottish Gaelic word blár. Although initially used as a surname, Blair has now become a contemporary and fashionable first name. Blair has many unique spelling variations, including Blare, Blayr, and Blayre, making your options as vast as the plains that inspired the name.

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