Today’s baby girl names from Scotland
What do the creative professionals like actors Tilda Swinton and Karen Gillan, author J K Rowling (born Joanne Rowling), Ewan McGregor, Annie Lennox, and Arthur Conan Doyle have in common with men of science Alexander Fleming (discovered penicillin) and Alexander Graham Bell (inventor of the telephone)? They were all born in Scotland!
Whether you have Scottish ancestry, are a fan of the TV show Outlander (starring the very Scottish actor Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser), or just love the lilt of the beautiful names from the northern part of Great Britain, we have for you the top 100 Scottish baby names for girls that are popular right now in Scotland. (Get the top Scottish baby names for boys here.)
Most popular Scottish baby names for girls
Scottish girl names
ALSO SEE: Top 100 Scottish baby names for boys
Source: General Register Office, Scotland – 2018