Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 158,653 people named Scott in the UK. That makes it the 30th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 2,511 are named Scott.
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Related and similar surnamesScot
The Scott surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.