Gender: Male Meaning of Scott: "from Scotland" Origin of Scott: English Scott's Popularity in 2018: #520

Scott Origin and Meaning

The name Scott is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from Scotland".

A cool, windswept, surfer babe-magnet in 1965, a nice dad -- or even granddad -- today.

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Rank in US: #520

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Pop Culture References for the name Scott

Scotty, Scotto, Scottie, Scot


stella2007 Says:


I've only met one Scott in my life, we went to elementary school together. He was a nice kid. I recently began liking the name after actor Scott Eastwood who is quite handsome.

Ship In A Bottle Says:


Near unusable since "Scotty Doesn't Know" from the movie Eurotrip.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


Scott rolls off my tongue beautifully. It's a bit too common for me to consider it a favorite, but I do quite like it.

Guest Says:


I know of both young and older boys with this name. I think it's handsome and can go across generations like Jack.

Zoey_Artemisia Says:


My uncle is called Scott, he's the only person I know with the name.

AnonymousPerson Says:


That's funny - I know two young boys but no adults with this name.