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5 Scout names and what they mean, for scout for baby boys, listing 1-5.
Atticus .. Literary: the name of Scout's father in Harper Lee's novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" ..
Bowie .. Colonel James Bowie, scout and originator of the knife that bears his name ..
Carson .. In America, legendary Missouri frontiersman Kit Carson (19th century) was a scout and guide in the exploration of the West as well as an important factor in the Mexican War ..
Comstock .. The Comstock Lode of silver in Nevada, discovered by scout and trapper Henry Comstock, was the richest silver mine in America in the 19th century.
Scout .. Bruce Willis and Demi Moore named their daughter Scout, but the name is unusual enough to apply to both genders.
Carson is a commonly used name, while Atticus, Bowie, Comstock and Scout are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
Aage .. (Old German) "Ancestor." ..
Curragh .. Also the the site of a famous race course.
Amerigo .. The US, founded on the principle of home rule, took its nickname of "America" from Italian explorer Amerigo Vespucci.
Akshan .. (Sanskrit) "Eye." ..
Austin .. In America, the name carries Western association due to Stephen Austin, a frontiersman and one of the founders of the Republic of Texas ..
Chaplin .. A chaplain was usually a minor ecclesiastical position, and has come to mean something like the spiritual guide of a secular organization, like a hospital chaplain ..
Aluf .. (Hebrew) "Leader, one in charge."
Massey Possibly derived from the German "masse" meaning "mass, measure", or possibly related to the Catholic Mass ..
Angel .. Biblical: name for the spirit creatures sent by God to men as His messengers ..
Lander .. Also possibly derived from German meaning "picket fence", or from an expression describing a person from a rural area, or from a German/Jewish name for the people of Landau, a city in Germany ..
Bennett .. Aviation pioneer Floyd Bennett.
Achilles .. She held him, however, by the heel, which was thus his one weak point: hence "Achilles' heel" ..
Christopher .. Ac Milne's "Winnie the Pooh", whose human hero is called Christopher Robinr Christofer and Christoffer are German formse Christophe (kris-TAWF) is Frencha Explorer Christopher Columbusa actors Christopher Plummer, Christopher Reevey architect Christopher Wren ..
Anicho .. (Old German) "Ancestor, predecessor."
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