What does Arnot mean?
Arnot /ar-not/ as a boys' name. The name Arnot means "little eagle; eagle ruler". Arnot is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -ot, of Arnett (Old French, English): broadcaster Peter Arnett. Arnot is also a variant of Arnold (Old French, Old German): from the phrase arn wald.
How popular is Arnot?
Arnot is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#40761 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Arnot and affiliated names. Arnoldo, Arnold, Arno, Arne and Arnaldo are the prominent alternative forms of Arnot (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000. These relations of Arnot were popular as birth names during 1900-1909 (average #747) and have become less popular since. (2014 Birth Statistics)