Scottish Boy & Girl Names

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Scottish Names

Ah, the Scots! That brave, reckless, heroic tribe of Celts that migrated to Scotland from Northern Ireland has a rich heritage of baby names that never fail to get one’s heart pumping. Much like Scottish hero William Wallace of Braveheart fame, we want to motivate you to charge headfirst into that battle and come out on the other side with the FREEDOM of knowing that you’ve found the perfect baby name. For that inspiration, check out our epic list of Scottish baby names. It includes Scottish names from traditional Gaelic to modern Scots, each with popularity stats, meanings data and proper pronunciation and gender information.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Lyell Boy Norse N/A
Lyulf Boy English Fire wolf
Mackenzie Both Gaelic Son of Coinneach...
MacKinley Boy Gaelic Son of Fhionnlao...
MacKinney Boy Gaelic Son of Coinnigh
Magaidh Girl Greek Pearl
Magnus Boy Latin Great
Maidie Girl English Little maid
Mairead Girl Greek Pearl
Mairi Girl Hebrew Uncertain, maybe...
Maisie Girl Gaelic Pet form of Mair...
Malamhìn Girl N/A N/A
Malcolm Boy Gaelic Columba's servant
Malcolmina Girl Gaelic Columba's servant
Malcom Boy Gaelic Columba's servant
Malvina Girl Gaelic Smooth brow
Manson Boy English Son of Magnus
Margaret Girl Greek Pearl
Marsail Girl Latin Little Marcus
Marsaili Girl Greek Pearl
Martainn Boy Latin From the god Mars
Mary Girl Hebrew Bitter
Mata Boy Hebrew Crops field
Maura Girl Latin Moor
Maxwell Boy English Maccus's stream
McCartney Boy Gaelic Son of Arthur
McCay Girl Gaelic Fire
McGregor Boy Gaelic Son of Gregory
McKay Boy Gaelic Fire
Mel Both English Uncertain, possi...