426 Scottish Names For Your Dog

Scottish Terrier having fun on meadow
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If you're looking for a Scottish name for your Scottish terrier or Scottish deerhound (or any breed of dog, tbh), here are 426 suggestions to inspire your pet-naming process.

Scottish names for male dogs:

  • Aberdeen
  • Ackerman
  • Ackland
  • Acton
  • Agan
  • Agar
  • Aidan
  • Aindrea
  • Alaister
  • Alan
  • Alasdair
  • Aldridge
  • Alec
  • Alford
  • Alfred
  • Alistar
  • Alpin
  • Alpine
  • Alvin
  • Amherst
  • Anders
  • Aneirin
  • Angus
  • Archibald
  • Archie
Cute West Highland white terrier puppy
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  • Argyle
  • Artair
  • Ashby
  • Ashford
  • Aston
  • Atherton
  • Baber
  • Bagley
  • Bain
  • Baker
  • Balfour
  • Ballard
  • Bard
  • Barton
  • Bath
  • Beathan
  • Berkeley
  • Bernard
  • Bhaltair
  • Bodie
  • Boyd
  • Brodie
  • Bruce
  • Bryce
  • Bunyan
  • Burns
  • Burr
  • Burt
  • Cailean
  • Calder
  • Calum
  • Camden
  • Camus
  • Carr
  • Carson
  • Channing
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  • Chip
  • Cináed
  • Clark
  • Clyde
  • Coby
  • Coinneach
  • Colin
  • Collins
  • Conall
  • Conant
  • Connor
  • Conway
  • Corkin
  • Cowan
  • Craig
  • Cricton
  • Croft
  • Darrow
  • Davis
  • Deacon
  • Denton
  • Deòrsa
  • Desmond
  • Dougal
  • Douglas
  • Dowell
  • Drake
  • Driscol
  • Duff
  • Duffy
  • Dugal
  • Duncan
  • Dunn
  • Eachann
  • Eaton
  • Edmund
  • Edward
  • Edwin
  • Ewan
  • Faden
  • Fagan
  • Falkland
  • Fearchar
  • Fergus
  • Findlay
  • Fingal
  • Finlay
  • Finley
  • Finn
Scottish Deerhound
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  • Fintan
  • Fletcher
  • Forbes
  • Fraser
  • Frazier
  • Gallagher
  • Gavin
  • Gibbs
  • Gibson
  • Gilford
  • Goodrich
  • Gordon
  • Graham
  • Granger
  • Grant
  • Gunn
  • Halifax
  • Hamish
  • Hansel
  • Heckie
  • Hector
  • Henry
  • Herbert
  • Herman
  • Holcombe
  • Hume
  • Hunter
  • Hurst
  • Iain
  • Ian
  • Ivor
  • Jack
  • Keir
  • Keith
  • Kenneth
  • Kenzie
  • Kilgour
  • Kincade
  • Kirk
Cairn Terrier
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  • Kyle
  • Lachlan
  • Laddie
  • Lean
  • Magoon
  • MaguireMalcolm
  • Maleod
  • Marcas
  • Maxwell
  • McCree
  • McDuff
  • McFadden
  • McFee
  • McGill
  • McGinnis
  • McGowan
  • McGrath
  • McIntyre
  • McKay
  • McNamara
  • McRuff
  • Michael
  • Montgomery
  • Moore
  • Morton
  • Muir
  • Mulligan
  • Mungo
  • Munroe
  • Murdo
  • Murray
  • Naomhán
  • Neil
  • Nevis
  • Newbury
  • Niblick
  • Nicol
  • Ninian
  • Ogden
  • Osborn
  • Oscar
  • Oswald
  • Pàdraig
  • Patton
Scottish Deerhound Playing in Grass
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  • Pherson
  • Plaid
  • Putter
  • Quid
  • Rabbie
  • Ralph
  • Ralston
  • Ramsey
  • Ranald
  • Ranulf
  • Reed
  • Reid
  • Remy
  • Reynold
  • Richmond
  • Rorie
  • Ross
  • Roy
  • Ruadh
  • Sawney
  • Scott
  • Shawn
  • Shone
  • Shug
  • Sim
  • Stanwood
  • Steenie
  • Sterling
  • Stewart
  • Stuart
  • Sweeney
Scottish terrier puppy dog sitting in a garden.
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  • Tadg
  • Tam Lin
  • Tasgall
  • Tavis
  • Tavish
  • Toaty
  • Wallace
  • Walter
  • Watson
  • Whiting
  • Wickham
  • Wickliff
  • Wylie

Scottish names for female dogs:

  • Abi
  • Ada
  • Adair
  • Adaira
  • Aifric
  • Aila
  • Aileen
  • Alba
  • Alice
  • Allie
  • Ally
  • Anice
  • Annag
  • Artis
  • Barabal
  • Beitris
  • Bonnie
  • Bretta
  • Brodie
  • Cailean
  • Cait
  • Caitlan
  • Caitriona
  • Caledonia
  • Caoimhe
  • Cassidy
  • Coira
  • Cora
  • Cori
  • Crichton
  • Crissie
  • Cullodena
  • Dacey
  • Davina
  • Deidra
  • Dixie
  • Ealair
  • Edith
  • Edna
  • Effie
  • Eimhir
  • Ellie
  • Elspeth
  • Elspeth
  • Enya
  • Eva
  • Fenella
  • Fergie
Two West Highland white terriers
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  • Fia
  • Fiona
  • Flora
  • Garia
  • Gavenia
  • Gilbarta
  • Glenna
  • Gordania
  • Gormlaith
  • Grizel
  • Grizela
  • Hydra
  • Inglis
  • Iona
  • Isla
  • Isobel
  • Jean
  • Jessie
  • Jinny
  • Kellee
  • Kenna
  • Kerry
  • Kinny
  • Kirstin
  • Lachina
  • Laire
  • Lara
  • Lassie
  • Lesley
  • Lileas
  • Liùsaidh
  • Lorna
  • Machara
  • Maggie
  • Mairead
  • Màiri
  • Maisie
  • Malvina
  • Marcail
  • Marsaili
  • Maura
  • May
  • Moibeal
  • Moira
  • Moireach
  • Molly
  • Mór
  • Morag
  • Morna
  • Morven
  • Murdag
  • Nathara
  • Ness
  • Nessa
  • Nessie
  • Nora
  • Oighrig
  • Paisley
Cute West Highland white terrier puppy
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  • Piper
  • Rhona
  • Rona
  • Senga
  • Shannon
  • Sheena
  • Slàine
  • Sorcha
  • Tara
  • Teagan
  • Tyra
  • Whitney
  • Wynda

Gender neutral Scottish dog names:

  • Ainsley
  • Bairn
  • Barclay
  • Blair
  • Cameron
  • Campbell
  • Cannie
  • Dafty
  • Greer
  • Lennox
  • Lindsay
  • Logan
  • Tartan
  • Thistle

Scottish dog names inspired by pop culture:

  • Braveheart
  • Connery
  • Flora
  • Macbeth
  • McGonagall
  • Rob Roy
  • Sherlock
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Walter Scott
  • Watson
  • William Wallace

Dog names inspired by Scottish geography:

  • Aberdeen
  • Ailsa Craig
  • Airdrie
  • Alloa
  • Andrews
  • Arran
  • Athol
  • Ayr
  • Balmoral
cute cairn terrier dog sitting long grass summer
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  • Balta
  • Cava
  • Cawdor
  • Cuillin
  • Danna
  • Duart
  • Dundee
  • Dunrobin
  • Edinburgh
  • Embra
  • Faray
  • Fyvie
  • Galloway
  • Glamis
  • Glasgow
  • Highlander
  • Iona
  • Islay
  • Jura
  • Lomond
  • Orkney
  • Shuna
  • Skye
  • Stirling
  • Tweed

Dog names inspired by Scottish food:

  • Ale
  • Clapshot
  • Clootie
  • Dunlop
  • Haggis
  • Scotch
  • Skirlie
  • Tayberry
  • Whiskey
Small Westie in a field of yellow flowers
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Do you need more inspiration for your new pet’s name?

We love our pets like we love our children—we care for them, and we dress them up in adorable outfits. So it's extra important that we take time to find the perfect name that reflects our new pet's personality and potential. Naming can be hard, which is why we've gathered nine pet-naming techniques to find the perfect fit, as well as assembled a handful of our most beloved lists of pet names!