First name origin & meaning:
French: Cheerful; version of Hillary
First name variations: Alair
Last name origins & meanings:
- French: from an Old French personal name, a variant of
Hilaire (see HilLary).
- An Allaire from Poitou, France, is recorded in Quebec city in 1662.
Alexandre Allaire, a Huguenot refugee, brought the name to New
Rochelle, NY, in 1680.
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