Scottish Boys Names

Scotland has some lovely boy's names
Scotland has some lovely boy’s names

Welcome to our website, and as the name suggests this website has one goal and that is to provide information on Scottish boy’s names. You’ll find this information is particularly helpful if:

  • You are looking for a Scottish baby’s name.
  • You are looking for the meaning of your name.
  • You have an interest in Scotland and all things Scottish.
  • You want to find out which Scottish names are popular.

If you are looking for a baby’s name then see the most popular Scottish boys names and tips choosing a baby’s name.

If you are interesting in Girls names then please checkout our sister website scottishgirlsnames.co.uk.

A List of Scottish Names

Here is the 1st page in our comprehensive list of Scottish male names.

Name
Description
Popularity
Adie Pet form of Adam **
Aibne Boy’s name mean river *
Ailbeart Gaelic form of the name Albert *
Ailean Scottish name for Alan *
Ailein Scottish name a person from green pastures *
Aillig A person from a rocky location *
Aindrea Scottish Gaelic name for Andrew *
Ainsley Long established Scottish name originates from Annesley or Ansley. Means ‘one’s own meadow’ ***
Alan Origins uncertain. It possibly means rock. ***
Alasdair Scottish Gaelic form of Alexander **
Alastair Anglised version of Alasdair ***
Alec Pet form of Alexander ****
Alick Scottish version of Alec **
Alistair A form of Alexander ***
Alister Variation of Alistair **
Allan Variant of Alan **
Allaster Variant of Alistair *
Allister Variant of Alistair *
Andra Form of Andrew *
Andy Pet form of Andrew ***
Angus Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Aonghus and means ‘one choice’ ****
Anndra Scottish version of Andrew *
Aodh Gaelic name and it means fire *
Aengus Gaelic form Angus *
Aonghus Gaelic form Angus *
Archibald Means genuine and bold *
Armstrong Means a man with strong arms *
Arregaithel A person who comes the place of the Gauls *
Art Short form of Authur *
Artair Scottish form of Authur *

Baigh Origin unknown *
BaIloch A person who comes from the pasture land *
Baldie Pet form of the name Archibald *
Balfour After a place in the North of Scotland *
Balgair Means fox *
Balgaire Variation of Balgair *
Barclay From the place Berkeley which means wood clearing *
Bean From the name Beathan *
Bearnard A version of Bernard
Beathan Traditional Gaelic name from Beatha *
Beiste This name means ‘the beast’ *
Benneit Form of Benedict *
Bhaic Scottish name origin unknown *
Bhaltair Gaelic origins is a form of Walter *
Bhradain Means salmon in Gaelic as in the waterfall Eas a’ Bhradain *
Bhraghad A person ‘from the upper part’ as in the mountain Beinn a’Bhraghad *
Bhreac Means ‘speckled’ *
Bhric A variation on Bhreac *
Blair From the Gaelic places names Blar. Also a surname. ****
Bothain A person who lived in a stone house *
Bothan A variation of Bothain *
Breac Means ‘speckled’ *
Brice Means ‘speckled’ *
Brochan A Gaelic name that means ‘broken’ *
Broden A place in Scotland *
Brodie Meaning unknown from a place in Moray ****
Brody Variation of Brodie ***
Broehain Means broken *
Bruce Common name in Scotland. The Braces were a powerful Scottish family. ***

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