What does Scout mean?
Scout /scout/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Scout) is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Scout is "to listen". Occupational name: someone who gathers information quietly. Bruce Willis and Demi Moore named their daughter Scout, but the name is unusual enough to apply to both genders.
VariationsKreatif forms: Scoutle, Scoutso, Soscout. [more]
How popular is Scout?
Scout is an uncommon first name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#123314 out of 150436, Top 82%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Scout for boys. Scout has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)