Scott

Scott - A very unique female name



  Aug 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Scott appeared on the charts for the first time in 1952 on position #2157. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Scott and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Scott? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Scott. The baby girl name Scott was given to 6 baby girls in 1992, ranking #4061 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 265,968 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Scott peaked in popularity 50 years ago in 1969 on position 1021.



Famous with this name

Naomi Scott
Scott Adkins
Scott Eastwood


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Scott is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Scott is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,170 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,170.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Scott is where you live.


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Scott origin and meaning

Scott is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Scott, pop culture references for the name Scott and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Scott

We've found the following names that sound similar to Scott, sorted by popularity.

Sadie / Suzette / Sade / Shasta / Sudie / Shaquita / Scout / Syeda / Shakita / Sadia /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19924061
19904014
19893003
19872203
19862273
19852134
19841602
19832188
19822533
19812529
19801837
19791478
19782000
19771876
19761789
19751308
19741442
19731614
19721256
19711023
19701027
19691021
19681177
19671368
19661649
19651219
19641577
19631440
19621449
19611703
19572380
19522157

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3170

Even more about Scott


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Scott a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Scott?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1969
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Scott
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 265,968
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1952
1992 births +6

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