Given Name SCOUT

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: SKOWT  [details]

Meaning & History

From the English word scout meaning "one who gathers information covertly", which is derived from Old French escouter "to listen". Harper Lee used this name in her novel 'To Kill a Mockingbird' (1960).

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Entry updated December 3, 2014