Home > Scottish Names

Girl Names of Scottish Origin

Scottish baby names and what they mean, for scottish, scotland, with 44 results. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity 65 years ago (USAGE OF 1.63%) and are somewhat less widespread today (USAGE 1.11%, 31.8%), with names such as Leslie becoming somewhat dated. The most fashionable baby names in this compilation are Paisley (#45), Freya (#417), Kenzie (#277), Fiona (#219) and Dallas (#562), while Pasley (TOP 6%) and Lagan (31%) are familiar surnames. Here is the list of Scottish names for boys.

Scottish names

Aberdeen - Euna | Finola - Mckenzie | Neilina - Ross

Aberdeen - Euna

Aberdeen
City in northeast Scotland. Popular as last name. Compare Aberdeen (TOP 73%) with common -en surnames Arendsen (TOP 55%), Andreen (33%).

Alastair
"Man's defender." Not in popularity charts. Scottish variant of Alexander.

Annot
"Light." Not in popularity charts.

Aoife
"Beautiful, radiant." Not widespread. Aoife and Aoibhe are not found in the US Demographics. From "aoibh" meaning beauty ..

Ardis

Ardis
Variant of Ardith. A slightly quaint girls' name, Ardis exists more commonly as a surname. See also Ardin.

Blair

Blair
"Plain, field." A conventional baby name (#605 THE PAST YEAR), Blair also exists commonly as a last name. .. transferred use of the Scottish surname ..

Bonnie

Bonnie
"Fine, attractive, pretty." Bonnell (UPPER 5%), Bonney (5%), Bonnie (16%), Bonnin (29%) and Bonny (25%) exist often as surnames. From the Scottish word "bonnie" and ..

Bryce

Bryce
Feminine of Bricius, a saint's name. Gender-neutral name. Bryce is rarely used as a given name, appearing often (UPPER 5%) as a surname.

Callan
"Rock." A quaint baby name, Callan is found more often as a surname. Also from an Irish surname derived ..

Cameron

Cameron
"Crooked nose." Usage of Cameron as a girls' name has diminished circa 1999. Scottish Highlands clan surname derived from ..

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Scottish names: Ardis, Blair, Bonnie, Bryce, Cameron

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Scottish names: Campbell, Carson, Dallas, Davina, Drew

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Scottish names: Elsie, Euna

Campbell

Campbell
"Crooked mouth." A conventional girls' name (#1128 A YEAR AGO), Campbell is also used often as a surname. Also a boys' name. .. masculine name in Scotland, but used ..

Carson

Carson
Surname .. Rare, with usage of 0.007% for Carson and variants as baby names in 2015, higher than 0.007% in 2014.

Dallas

Dallas
"From the dales, the valley meadows." Usage of Dallas, Dallis, etc. as baby names in 2015 was up 5.6% compared to the previous year. .. a village in Scotland, used as ..

Davina

Davina
"Beloved." Adoption of Davina, Davy, etc. as girls' names in 2015 was 13.7% more than in 2014. Feminine of David.

Donalda
"World mighty." Dona (TOP 18%) and Donia (45%) appear commonly as last names. Feminine of Donald.

Drew

Drew
Short form of Andrew (Greek) "masculine" .. Drew became less trendy in 2015, dropping -13 positions as a baby name to reach #1182. Gender-neutral name.

Eilidh
"Sun ray." Rather unusual as a children's name. Modern coinage from English Ellie, from ..

Elsie

Elsie
"God is my oath." Adoption of Elsy and forms was elevated in the 1890s and has become reduced. Variant of Elspie, a pet form ..

Elspeth
"God is my oath." Eleth is a creative form. Scottish short form of Elizabeth. Author ..

Euna

Euna
Anglicized form of the Gaelic name .. Less common today. Euna last appeared in 1930-1939 in the Top 2000. See also Muna.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Scottish names for girls.

1. Aberdeen - Euna
Aberdeen, Alastair, Annot, Aoife, Ardis, Blair, Bonnie, Bryce, Callan [Kallan], Cameron [Kameron], Campbell, Carson, Dallas, Davina, Donalda, Drew, Eilidh, Elsie, Elspeth, Euna


Finola, Fiona, Freya, Greer, Innes, Jamison, Janet, Kallan, Kameron, Keitha, Kenzie, Kirsty, Kyle, Leith, Leslie, Lilias, Logan, Lorna, Mckenna, Mckenzie


Neilina, Oona, Paisley, Ross

Usage comparison for Scottish names

[Top]