Meaning and Origin of: Escott

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : From Scotland

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : habitational name from any of various places called Eastcott (Wiltshire), Eastcotts (Bedfordshire), Eastcote (Greater London), or Eastcourt (Wiltshire), all named from Old Englishēast ‘eastern’ + cot ‘cottage(s)’.
  • In some cases the name may be an altered spelling of the French ethnic name Escot, a cognate of Scott.