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Sinclair Meaning


What does Sinclair mean?

The name Sinclair is of English origin.

The meaning of Sinclair is "from st clair, france".

It is also of Scottish origin, where its meaning is "from St.Clair".

Sinclair is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sin-clair.

The Given Name Sinclair

Bold and memorable, it is a name considered by many parents.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Sinclair falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Sinclair Lewis.

Sinclair Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 10,522 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences. It ranked 7,658 in baby name popularity for girls with 15 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 8,027 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences. It ranked 7,373 in baby name popularity for girls with 16 occurrences.

View the Sinclair Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Sinclair has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Sinclair to other names.

Sinclair Related Names

Famous Sinclairs

  • Sinclair Lewis ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1930, Writer

Sinclair Numerology

What will your new littleSinclair be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Sinclair are often modern and able but most of all they are read more >>

Sinclair Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Sinclair in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Sinclair.

Just for fun, see the name Sinclair in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Sinclair in Nautical Flags page.