Naming a baby is always a huge decision, so sometimes choosing from a particular theme is helpful. For anybody who loves Scotland, the top Scottish baby names are all strong choices. Of course the small but colorful country has produced some truly unique, gorgeous names over the years, and they're all excellent choices for your kiddo.
Although English is the primary language spoken in Scotland, the country is also home to many different dialects and accents. Add in the prevalence of Gaelic and Scots, and there's almost no end to the beautiful and unique linguistics of the country, according to Scottland.org. So of course this mix of languages and accents has produced some of the coolest-sounding names ever.
Whether you have Scottish family or simply love the language, these names are all excellent choices for your baby. (And if you need any convincing about Scotland's awesomeness, just read Scottish People Twitter for a few minutes. It's beyond hysterical.) Drawing inspiration from the country itself (and its many islands), as well as its rich history, these baby names from Scotland are beautiful and cool choices. Whether you're looking for a popular name or something totally unique, there's a little something for everyone here.