US Popularity:1225
Other Origin(s):English
Meaning:From Scotland, a Scotsman; From Ireland
A proud Scot indeed. There are no prizes for guessing that the gender-neutral name of Scott is of Scottish origins and means “from Scotland” or “a Scotsman.” With its ancient roots, the name may have also referred to someone from Ireland, still celebrating your little one's Celtic roots. Scott is undeniably rooted within Scottish heritage and is a fabulous choice for those who want their child to be more connected to their historical roots. Possibly one of the most famous Americans to bear this name includes Scott Bakula who starred in Quantum Leap and Star Trek Enterprise. So what are you waiting for? Beam me up, Scotty!

Famous People Named Scott

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Scott Baio
  • Scott Bakula
  • Scott Disick
    Reality TV Star
  • Scott Eastwood
  • Scott Joplin
  • Scott Kelly

Scott Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Scott is currently #607 on The Bump
Boy:Scott is currently #351 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Scott is currently #438 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Scott is currently #1225 in U.S. births
Boy:Scott is currently #599 in U.S. births

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