Scots Submitted Names
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
BRODEN m Scots
From the place name; Brodie, in the North of Scotland. Derived from Gaelic 'Broth' meaning "a ditch"
MARGRET f Icelandic, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Faroese, English, German, Dutch, Scots (Archaic), Medieval Scottish, Alsatian
Variant of Margaret
as well as a modern Icelandic and Faroese form of Margrét
as well as a German and Alsatian contracted form of Margarete
THAIN m Scots, English
Transferred use of the surname Thain
meaning a nobleman who served as an attendant to royals or who was awarded land by a king. Notable bearer Thain Wendell
MacDowell (1890-1960) was a Canadian soldier awarded the Victoria Cross for action during World War I. Variant of Thane