These are 11 Scottish first names for girls - what they mean and their origins
Scotland has a multitude of both unique, historic and popular Scottish names for girls, some dating back hundreds of years.
Here are 11 Scottish first names for girls, what they mean and their origins. Names sourced from motherandbaby.co.uk and scottish-at-heart.com.
Meaning: 'graceful' or 'grace'. Origins: Scottish Gaelic form of Anna.
Meaning: God is my oath'. Origins: Scottish variant of the Hebrew Elizabeth.
Meaning: 'watchful' or 'vigilant'. Origins: The old Scottish-Dalriadan name Greer is derived from the given name Gregor or from the Scottish surname.
Meaning holy or blessed. Origins: The Scottish version of Alice, Aili is pronounced 'ay-lee'.