Brave, heroic, reckless—well, you may not want that last quality for your baby, but from William Wallace (Braveheart) to Alexander Graham Bell, Sean Connery, and Kelly Macdonald, Scotland has given us plenty of brave, creative, and inventive names to choose from.
Gavin has had a meteoric rise to the top. Perhaps due to musicians Gavin DeGraw and Gavin Rossdale (aka Mrs. Gwen Stefani)... Read More
The name Mackenzie for a girl seemingly appeared out of nowhere in the mid-70s. Most contribute its popularity to the actress... Read More
Scottish: Supplanter; feminine form of James
Wanna make Dad feel good? Name your son Mackenzie. Meaning "son of the wise ruler", Mackenzie kind of fell off the charts... Read More
Scottish: Brave; the feminine of the familiar form for Andrew
Scottish: A particularly patterened, usually colorful fabric first produced in Paisely, Scotland
Scottish: Abbreviation of Alexander, defender of mankind.
Scottish: From the top of the cliff
Scottish: From the headland
Scottish: From the winding valley; a surname adapted to first name use, and a place name of a section of London.
Scottish: Pretty, charming, beautiful; This Scottish term is likely a derivation of the French word bon, meaning good or nice.
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Scottish: From Islay, a name of an island off the Scottish coast
Scottish: Son of Beth
Scottish: Island dweller
Scottish: From the field with the waterfall; a village in Scotland and a major city in Texas
Gaelic: Crooked mouth; name of a famous Highland clan
Scottish: Place name referring to the River Clyde in Scotland
Scottish: Crooked mouth
Scottish: From the strong place
Scottish: Son of; nick name often used for people with surnames like McGregor, McAllister, McAndrews, etc.