Gender: Female Origin of Scotland: Place-name

Scotland Origin and Meaning

The name Scotland is a girl's name of Scottish origin.

Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin's daughter Ireland opened up the map for names like Scotland, and now that it's been chosen by Kourtney Kardashian for her daughter Penelope's middle name -- in honor of daddy Scott Disick -- Scotland is sure to appear on more birth certificates. Can Scotlyn be far behind?

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April Ludgate Says:


Beam me up Scotty.

Wittyusername103 Says:


I would just have Scottie.

paulapuddephatt Says:


I agree. I would expect it to be unisex but, if anything, more of a male name. I have a cousin named Scott. It's funny, because I used to think, when I was a kid, that Scotland was spelt with a double "t", because that's how the name Scott is spelt. But yeah, Scott could be a nickname for this, which definitely makes it feel masculine to me.

Thepandaprincess223 Says:


I only just hear of Scotland, but I do quite like it. If Holland is an acceptable name, why not Scotland. I think the name Scottie is cute, but think Scotlyn is ATROCIOUS!

beachbear Says:


This is actually a beautiful name. I'm disappointed it's being used by a Kardashian, but that is not going to lessen my opinion of it. I would prefer that the parents actually visit Scotland before using it, though!

EvaThyssen Says:


Scotlyn???? Please, don't.

the 3 esses Says:


Couldn't this be a boy's name too? Why is it only listed as a girls' name? Scotland could be a long form of Scott or something.

Zelliew Says:


I wouldn't use a country as a name for my child

DaniellaTraill Says:


Cute unisex name! I prefer it as a meaningful middle though, rather than a first name. Although the nickname Scottie is extremely cute!

SparkleNinja18 Says:


I hope Scotlyn is not close behind