This page concentrates on Scottish baby Boys names and their meanings. Of course they are mainly first names or Christian names as they are known in some countries, but their are some Scotland family or Scottish surnames also.
The history of Scotland also includes many different races known as the Scots, Celts and gaels. Some of the Scottish names are derived from these ancient races and you can find more of these names on the Gaelic Boys names page. In addition, you can use the menu to the left to select what country you wish and whether it is boys or girls names you require. You can also use the site to search for different names using a wide variety of search terms by using the search page.
A broad river. A Scottish placename (near edinburgh)
Scottish boys name which is more commonly a surname but can be used as a first name. Origins in the placename meaning near the Elm trees
Scottish boys name from the Germanic meaning bold or lion hearted. Often shortened to Lenny
Meadowlands. From an ancient surname. Boy's spelling of name
Scottish boys name whose origins could be either in the placename (Island of ) or from the French Louis
Often thought of as an Irish name but this name is used in Scotland also. Simply a shortened or "pet name" of William
This can be a Scottish boy or girls name (same spelling). originally a Clan surname can be used as a first name. Thought to originate from an English or Norman placename.
Rarely used Scottish boys name, but more common as a surname.
Scottish boys name which origiantes in Latin. Also, could be Gaelic in origin meaning servant of the church
Very unusual Scottish boys name which is rarely used and probably means little calf
Scottish boys name which is more common as a surname. Origins are from Norman French and means little island
The son of. Also, shortened version of Alexander
The son of Donald
The son of the handsome one
Scottish boys name from the Latin for great
A follower of St Columba, `the dove
Scottish boys name which is taken from the Latin form Marcus and ultimately refers to the Roman god of war
Scottish boys name originating in the Latin Mars (meaning God of war)
Scottish boys name from the Hebrew for Jehovahs gift
Scottish boys name from the Latin for a Moor
From the stream of Magnus
Scottish boys name which originates in a Norman placename. More common as a surname
Scottish boys name originates in the Hebrew for who is like God.
From the long plain. Also a Scottish Border Town
From the land by the sea
From the land by the sea
A dear friend
Scottish boys name whose origins are much disputed and unclear. More common as a clan surname.
Scottish boys name which is the shortened version or Murdoch. Thought to originate in Gaelic for mariner or sea warrior