Boy Names baby nameSinclair

What does the name Sinclair mean?

The different meanings of the name Sinclair are:
  • American meaning: Prayer
  • French meaning: A clear sign; From St. Clair
  • Scottish meaning: Prayer
The meaning of the name “Sinclair” is different in several languages, countries and cultures and has more than one possibly same or different meanings available.

Additional information: This name means Pure as well as Clearing. Breaking down the name and you get:
Syn or Sin - a derivative of the word Saint, meaning holy one or sacred.
Klare or Clair: a derivative of the word Clear, meaning clean, unclouded, uncomplicated.

Different spellings of the name include Sinclaire, Sinclare, Synklair, Synklaire, Synklare, Sinklair, Sinklaire, Sinklare, Synclair, Synclaire, Synclare, Sinclar, Synklar, Sinklar and Synclar.