The bonniest Scottish-inspired names for your wee lad or lassie

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“Speed bonnie boat like a bird on the wing, Onward the sailors cry…” Oh don’t mind us! We’re just gearing up for Outlander Season 3 and thinking of Scottish-inspired baby names to honour Jamie et al!

If you’re keen on traditional or prettily unusual names, maybe a Scottish moniker would be perfect for your little bairn?! Also, would you like a bannock? I think your kilt’s tucked into your knickers, acksh…

Maisie

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Maisie, a girl's name meaning "pearl" is of Scottish origin. It's a diminutive of the more grown-up, Margaret and even more beloved thanks to the (quite similar) Maisy Mouse.

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