Of Latin origin.

From a Scottish and English surname, referring to someone who is from Scotland.

Also referring to a person speaking Scottish Gaelic.

Scott derives from the Latin word “scoti”, meaning “Gaelic speaker”.

Other forms of the name are: Scot, Scottie, Scotty.

Famous bearers are F. Scott Fitzgerald, Scott Ian, Scott Caan, Scott Wolf, Scott Wilson, Scott Baio, Scott Moir, Scott Hamilton.