Scottish place names

(128 Posts)
Cosydressinggown Fri 31-May-13 16:38:26

Hello - I need Scottish place names that can also be used as baby names. Any ideas??? So far I can only think of:

Isla
Harris
Lewis
Skye
Dundas

..... ?

sleepyhead Fri 31-May-13 16:40:07

I know of people called Paisley & Tiree.

sleepyhead Fri 31-May-13 16:41:04

I also know a Coll actually.

galwaygirl Fri 31-May-13 16:41:40

Vaila - one of the Shetland Islands. For a girl

DiaryOfAWimpyMum Fri 31-May-13 16:42:20

Angus

Edinburgh ?

sorry...

sleepyhead Fri 31-May-13 16:42:30

Rona - another island name.

LoganMummy Fri 31-May-13 16:43:21

Coire? Think its a mountain.
Lewis
Iona
Ailsa or Craig
Nairn

DiaryOfAWimpyMum Fri 31-May-13 16:44:48

Aberdour
Aberfeldy
Aberfoyle
Alcoa
Androssan
Annan
Arbroath
Argyle
Arran
Auchinleck
Aviemorel
Ayr
Balloch
Bearsden
Beauly
Ben Nevis
Bishopbriggs
Bowmore
Braemar
Brechin
Cala na Creige
Callander
Colonsay (Isle of)
Cowdenbeath
Culross
Carmichael
Carnock
Comrie
Crieff
Cumbrae
Cumnock
Dalkeith
Dingwall (Inbhir Pheofharain)
Dornoch
Dumbarton
Dumfries
Dunbar
Dundee
Dunfermline
Dunkeld
Dunoon
Duntocher
Elgin
Erskinde
Falkirk
Fife
Firth of Clyde
Forres
Galloway
Glencoe
Gleneagles
Glen Gyle
Gourock
Govan
Grangemouth
Gretna
Hamilton
Harris (Isle of)
Huntly
Hurlford
Invenrurie
Inverary
Kelburn
Kerrera (Isle of)
Kiloran
Kilsyth
Kingussie
Kirkcaldy (Cair Chaladain)
Kirkcudbright
Kirkintilloch. (Caer Ceann Tulach)
Kyle of Lochalsh (Caol Loch Ailse)
Larbert
Largs
Lochranza
Lockerbie
Lomond (Loch Lomond)
Lunan
Mallaig
Montrose
Morar
Muirkirk
Nairn
Oban
Partick. (Partaig or Pearraig)
Prestwick
Rosemarkie
Rosyth
Rothesay
Rutherglen
Salen
Sanquhar
Scarista
Stanraer
Strathpeffer. ( Srath Pheofhair)
Stonehaven (Calla Na Creige)
Taigh an Rathaid
Tarbert
Tillicoultry (Tulach Cultraidh)
Tobermory
Trossachs
Turriff
Skye (Isle of)
Ullapool
Vikinga
Whithorn
Wick

DiaryOfAWimpyMum Fri 31-May-13 16:45:24

Oops sorry, I had no idea that was so long!

KatoPotato Fri 31-May-13 16:46:03

Tell me you pasted that list!!

KatoPotato Fri 31-May-13 16:46:55

And you forgot Lenzie and Milngavie!

Bishopbriggs... haha

twooter Fri 31-May-13 16:47:11

Eigg

daimbardiva Fri 31-May-13 16:48:43

Brodie

sleepyhead Fri 31-May-13 17:07:33

Stirling

Anjou Fri 31-May-13 17:14:25

There are hundreds! Male or female? Is it actually for a baby, or is it just hypothetical?

Meringue33 Fri 31-May-13 17:16:01

Kyle
Don
Coe
Forfar
John O'Groats smile

Meringue33 Fri 31-May-13 17:18:03

Oban
Ossian
Tobermory!

DiaryOfAWimpyMum Fri 31-May-13 17:18:49

I pasted the list from yahoo answers! grin blush

I know a Torridon.

weebarra Fri 31-May-13 17:25:01

I was going to say Lenzie! If I wasn't from there and everyone I know would go hmm , I'd consider it for DC3.
Anyway: Coll, Vaila, Angus, Islay, Nairn, Carrick, Rannoch.

MrsBungle Fri 31-May-13 17:27:52

Selkirk

whyno Fri 31-May-13 17:28:48

Alba for a girl. Actually means Scotland in gaelic i think but is a pretty girls name too.

JojoMags Fri 31-May-13 17:39:48

Iona

Dundas? Really?

squoosh Fri 31-May-13 17:40:46

Drumnadrochit.

squoosh Fri 31-May-13 17:41:38

Definitely not Twatt.

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