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.
Scottish boys name which originates in Ireland where it is a far more popular name.
Scottish boys name which comes from Hebrew. Whilst the exact meaning is unclear it is related to God (probably in terms of worship)
An unusual Celtic boys name which means (meaning) freedom
Strangely this is a Scottish boys name which is originally thought to have developed in the USA. Perhaps by expatriates longing for the home country
This is actually the Irish version of the Scottish name John. However, it is being adopted by Scottish parents who are apparently more proud of thier Irish roots than their Scottish ones.
Scottish boys name from the gaelic for" propagator" or "sower of seeds"
One of the more unusual Scottish boys names which was mainly popular in the Shetland Isles
Scottish boys name which is a form of the Hebrew Shimeon which means "God has heard"
Scottish boys name which is more common as a surname but occasionally used as a first name. Origins in a Norman placename
Scottish boys name whihc is probably much more common in England. Original meaning "stoney meadow"
Scottish boys name which originates in the Greek for "crown" or "garland" (as in victors crown). Can also be spelled Steven and is sometimes shortened to Steve or Stevie
Scottish Celtic boys name which means (meaning) poet
One of the more unusual Scottish boys names which is believed to originate from either a place or an old Clan name.
Scottish boys name which can also be spelled Stewart. Originally mean't "steward" or "chief" and its name is steeped in history as the clan name of the last Royal household in Scotland
Scottish boys name whose origins (whilst believed to be Roman) are unclear.
Scottish boys name originating in the Bible. Origins are believed to be in an Aramaic word meaning "twin"
Scottish boys name which originates in the Greek for "honour God". Often shortened to Tim
Scottish boys name which is very much a clan name in its use by the MacLeods of Lewis. For soem reason, despite its irregular use, has a very "posh" reputation.
Scottish boys name whose origins are a bit unclear. Believed to have been a placename, then a surname then a first name.
Scottish boys name which, similar to Torquil, is believed to have (unfair) "posh reputation". Origins in Celtic and French
Scottish boys name popular in the Shetlands with origins in the Norse for "Thor ruler"
Scottish boys name which simply means what it says
Scottish boys name originating in the Latin for "conquering"
Scottish boys name which is much more common as a surname. Most famous usage of course being the Scottish patriot William Wallace
Scottish boys name origianting in old Germanic with elements of rule and folk within it
Scottish boys name which is more common as a surname. Original meaning is "guardian"
Scottish boys name from old Germanic meaning "will and volition"