Scout

Scout - A very unique female name



  Aug 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Scout appeared on the charts for the first time in 1995 on position #4710. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Scout and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Scout? 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 Scout. The baby girl name Scout was given to 74 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1696 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 19,098 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Scout peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2011 on position 1306.



Famous with this name

Scout Willis
Scout Hendrickson
Scout Raskin


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Scout is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Scout is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #320 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,014.

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 Scout is where you live.


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Scout origin and meaning

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

Similar to Scout

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

Sadie / Suzette / Sade / Shasta / Sudie / Shaquita / Scott / 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
20121696
20111306
20101709
20092292
20081986
20072124
20062161
20052365
20042826
20032630
20022565
20015148
20005115
19994206
19983775
19973613
19964017
19954710

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah320
Oregon521
Missouri709
Colorado853
North Carolina1338
Texas1460
Ohio1610
California2014

Even more about Scout


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 Scout 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 Scout?

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
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Scout
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 19,098
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1995
2012 births +74

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