Scottish Dog Names

If you're of Scottish ancestry or you just have a fondness for the history and culture, giving your dog a Scottish name can be a nice touch. Here's some for you to look through.

Scottish Dog Names

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All Scottish Dog Names

  • Meaning: a city in northeastern Scotland on the North Sea
  • Abi
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  • Meaning: From The Oak Tree Settlement
  • Ada
    Meaning: Noble, kind
  • Meaning: Fortune/Spear
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  • Meaning: a colloidal extract of algae; used especially in culture media and as a gelling agent in foods
  • Meaning: Little fiery one
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  • Meaning: Holy, Blessed
  • Meaning: From Evelyn
  • Meaning: Man
  • Meaning: Person From Annesley Or Ansley, England
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  • Meaning: Joy
  • Meaning: Defender Of The People
  • Meaning: White; sunrise, dawn
  • Meaning: Dairy Farm In The Alders
  • Ale
    Meaning: Short form of names beginning with Ale, such as Alejandra and Alessandro
  • Meaning: Defending men
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  • Meaning: Counselor
  • Ali
    Meaning: Noble, Exalted
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  • Meaning: Short Form Of Names Starting Wth AL
  • Meaning: Friend, Partner
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  • Meaning: From The Alps
  • Meaning: Noble Friend
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  • Meaning: Son Of Andrew
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  • Meaning: Scottishexceptional
  • Meaning: Spice
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  • Meaning: Truly Bold
  • Meaning: Genuine, bold or brave
  • Meaning: From Argyll, Scotland
  • Meaning: a design consisting of a pattern of varicolored diamonds on a solid background (originally for knitted articles); patterned after the tartan of a clan in western Scotland
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  • Meaning: Ash Tree Farm
  • Meaning: By The Ash-tree Ford
  • Meaning: Aston martin sports cars remain james bond's preferred mode of conveyance.
  • Meaning: From Athelhere's Town
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  • Meaning: Child
  • Meaning: Occupation Of Baker
  • Meaning: English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1848-1930)
  • Meaning: Bald-Headed Man
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  • Meaning: Birch tree meadow
  • Meaning: Bearded One
  • Meaning: From The Barley Town
  • Meaning: an ancient Hebrew liquid measure equal to about 10 gallons
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  • Meaning: From The Birch Wood
  • Meaning: Brave as a bear
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  • Meaning: Battlefield Or Plain
  • Meaning: Bright and shiny.
  • Meaning: Messenger
  • Meaning: From bonnie and clyde.
  • Meaning: Fair-haired, Blonde
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  • Meaning: Name Of A Scottish Castle
  • Meaning: From The Town Of Bruis In France
  • Meaning: Speckled
  • Meaning: a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada
  • Meaning: Lives By The Stream
  • Meaning: small bit used in dentistry or surgery
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Names In Burt- Or -bert
  • Meaning: Whelp
  • Meaning: Pure
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  • Meaning: Pure, Chaste
  • Meaning: From The Wild Water
  • Meaning: the geographical area (in Roman times) to the north of the Antonine Wall; now a poetic name for Scotland
  • Meaning: Dove
  • Meaning: From The Valley Of The Camps
  • Meaning: Bent Nose
  • Meaning: Beautiful Field
  • Meaning: French writer who portrayed the human condition as isolated in an absurd world (1913-1960)
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  • Meaning: Beautiful
  • Meaning: Spear Or Wet Ground
  • Meaning: Son Of Carr
  • Meaning: Clever.
  • Meaning: From Cann, UK
  • Meaning: A word short for a chipset, or a splinter. Also the diminutive form of Charles.
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  • Meaning: Clark kent, also known as superman.
  • Meaning: Unknown
  • Meaning: The name of a Scottish river; means "the keeper of the keys".
  • Meaning: Supplanter
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  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Nicholas
  • Meaning: Family Of Coilean
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  • Meaning: Descendent Of Hound, Desire
  • Meaning: Head Smasher Or Yellow Hound
  • Meaning: Heart, Maiden
  • Meaning: Hollow
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  • Meaning: Dweller at a hollow
  • Meaning: From The Crag
  • Meaning: Scottish man of letters and adventurer (1560-1582)
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  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Christina
  • Meaning: a small farm worked by a crofter
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  • Meaning: Of Unknown Meaning
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  • Meaning: United States lawyer famous for his defense of lost causes (1857-1938)
  • Meaning: Beloved
  • Meaning: Son Of David
  • Meaning: Ordained minister.
  • Meaning: She Who Chatters
  • Meaning: From The Town In The Valley
  • Meaning: Place Name In Ireland
  • Meaning: From The South In The U.S.
  • Meaning: Dark Stranger
  • Meaning: Black Blue
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  • Meaning: Dragon
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  • Meaning: Dark
  • Meaning: Descendant of Dubhthach
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  • Meaning: Dark Skinned Warrior
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  • Meaning: Brown
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  • Meaning: River Enclosure
  • Meaning: Rich War
  • Meaning: Rich Protector
  • Meaning: Delicacy, Tenderness
  • Meaning: Wealthy Guardian
  • Meaning: Rich/Prosperous Friend
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Euphemia
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  • Meaning: Short Form Of Names Beginning With El
  • Meaning: God Is My Oath
  • Meaning: Variation of ena, meaning kernel
  • Eva
    Meaning: Giver Of Life
  • Meaning: Born Of Yew
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  • Meaning: Dear Man
  • Meaning: Fair Shouldered
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  • Meaning: Superior
  • Meaning: Fair Warrior
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  • Meaning: Fair Warrior
  • Meaning: Fair-haired hero
  • Meaning: Clear, fair or white
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  • Meaning: White / fair
  • Meaning: Arrow Maker/Folk Army
  • Meaning: Flower; the goddess of flowers in Roman mythology
  • Meaning: Prosperous
  • Meaning: Unknown
  • Meaning: Strawberry Field
  • Meaning: Descendant Of The Lover Of Foreigners
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  • Meaning: White Hawk
  • Meaning: Family Of Gilbert
  • Meaning: Son Of Gilbert
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  • Meaning: From The Glen
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  • Meaning: From Gordon, Scotland
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  • Meaning: From The Gravelly Homestead
  • Meaning: Farmer
  • Meaning: Large, Great
  • Meaning: Watchful, Guardian
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  • Meaning: made of sheep's or calf's viscera minced with oatmeal and suet and onions and boiled in the animal's stomach
  • Meaning: provincial capital and largest city of Nova Scotia
  • Meaning: Supplanter
  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
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  • Meaning: Anchor, Steadfast
  • Meaning: Home ruler
  • Meaning: Army Bright
  • Meaning: Army Man
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  • Meaning: From The River Island
  • Meaning: One who hunts
  • Meaning: Wooded Hill
  • Meaning: a long faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near the equator stretching between Virgo and Cancer
  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
  • Ian
    Meaning: Gaelic form of john
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  • Meaning: Scottish - dove
  • Meaning: Island
  • Meaning: God Is My Oath
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  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
  • Meaning: God is gracious
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Jessica Or Jean
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  • Meaning: Black
  • Meaning: Offspring, Young Person
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  • Meaning: Beautiful
  • Meaning: Handsome, born of fire
  • Meaning: Descendant Of The Handsome Man
  • Meaning: Dark princess
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  • Meaning: From Kincaith
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  • Meaning: Church
  • Meaning: Christian
  • Meaning: Irish for handsome
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  • Meaning: From The Land Of Lakes
  • Meaning: Attendant
  • Meaning: Future
  • Meaning: Cheerful
  • Meaning: Young Girl, Maiden
  • Meaning: lacking excess flesh
  • Meaning: From Levenach, Scotland
  • Meaning: Holly garden
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  • Meaning: From The Lake Settlement Island
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  • Meaning: Little Hollow
  • Meaning: Fox
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  • Meaning: Pearl
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  • Meaning: Pearl
  • Meaning: rebellious woman
  • Meaning: Pearl
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  • Meaning: Smooth Brow
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  • Meaning: Dark
  • Meaning: Great stream
  • May
    Meaning: Goddess Maia Or Family Of Matthew
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  • Meaning: Son Of The Carpenter
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  • Meaning: Who Is Like God?
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  • Meaning: Bitter
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  • Meaning: Of The Sea Or Bitter
  • Meaning: From The Hill Of The Powerful Man
  • Meaning: Largest Species In Deer Family
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  • Meaning: Great
  • Meaning: High-spirited
  • Meaning: From The Moor Town
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  • Meaning: United States naturalist (born in England) who advocated the creation of national parks (1838-1914)
  • Meaning: Irish version of burgoo
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  • Meaning: British writer (born in Ireland) known primarily for her novels (1919-1999)
  • Meaning: From The Sea Town
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  • Meaning: Refers to space explorer Neil Armstrong
  • Meaning: a strip of land projecting into a body of water
  • Meaning: Lamb
  • Meaning: a large aquatic animal supposed to resemble a serpent or plesiosaur of Loch Ness in Scotland
  • Meaning: one of the islands of Saint Christopher-Nevis
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  • Meaning: an iron with considerable loft
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  • Meaning: Unknown
  • Meaning: Light
  • Meaning: From The Oak Valley
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  • Meaning: God Bear
  • Meaning: Deer Lover
  • Meaning: God Rule
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  • Meaning: Church
  • Meaning: Son Of Patrick
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  • Meaning: Flute Player
  • Meaning: a cloth having a crisscross design
  • Meaning: work lightly
  • Meaning: something for something; that which a party receives (or is promised) in return for something he does or gives or promises
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  • Meaning: Wolf Counsel
  • Meaning: From Ralph's Town
  • Meaning: Island Of Garlic
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  • Meaning: Raven Wolf
  • Meaning: Born again or reborn in french
  • Meaning: Red Headed
  • Meaning: Oarsman Or Remedy
  • Meaning: Advice, Rule
  • Meaning: From The Rough Island
  • Meaning: The Protector King
  • Meaning: Mighty strength
  • Meaning: Red King
  • Meaning: Strength
  • Meaning: Headland
  • Roy
    Meaning: Red
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  • Meaning: a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)
  • Meaning: Person From Scotland
  • Meaning: Agnes Reversed
  • Meaning: Wise in Irish.
  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
  • Meaning: Fem. Form Of John
  • Meaning: To fly
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  • Meaning: Bright, Radiant
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  • Meaning: Starling, Little Star
  • Meaning: Steward Of The Estate Or Castle
  • Meaning: Steward Of The Estate Or Castle
  • Meaning: Young Warrior From Another Land
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  • Meaning: Star
  • Meaning: Woolen Cloth With A Pattern
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  • Meaning: Form Of Thomas
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  • Meaning: Little Poet
  • Meaning: any of numerous plants of the family Compositae and especially of the genera Carduus and Cirsium and Onopordum having prickly-edged leaves
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  • Meaning: God Of Battle
  • Meaning: A common old man grumpy name
  • Meaning: Army Ruler
  • Meaning: Sherlock holmes smart sidekick.
  • Meaning: a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
  • Meaning: a food fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe resembling the cod; sometimes placed in genus Gadus
  • Meaning: From The White Island
  • Meaning: Settlement
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  • Meaning: Clever, crafty; from the tricky river
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