Names.org

Tip: Try the names of friends, pets, celebrities, and fictional characters

First Name
<100
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Scorpion

First
Last

Fun Facts about the name Scorpion

  • How unique is the name Scorpion? Out of 5,743,017 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Scorpion was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Scorpion: Your name in reverse order is Noiprocs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nopscrio. How do you pronounce that?
Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Scorpion popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Scorpion as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Scorpion as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Connecticut or New York.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Scorpion" mean? The list below shows the origins of Scorpion as well as things modernly associated with the name Scorpion such as celebrities named Scorpion.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Scor"pi*on
Senses
  1. [Zoöl] Any one of numerous species of pulmonate arachnids of the order Scorpiones, having a suctorial mouth, large claw-bearing palpi, and a caudal sting.
  2. [Zoöl] The pine or gray lizard (Sceloporus undulatus).(Local, U. S)
  3. [Zoöl] The scorpene.
  4. [Script] A painful scourge."My father hath chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions." [1 Kings xii. 11.]
  5. [Astron] A sign and constellation. See Scorpio.
  6. [Antiq] An ancient military engine for hurling stones and other missiles.

Note: ☞ Scorpions have a flattened body, and a long, slender post-abdomen formed of six movable segments, the last of which terminates in a curved venomous sting. The venom causes great pain, but is unattended either with redness or swelling, except in the axillary or inguinal glands, when an extremity is affected. It is seldom if ever destructive of life. Scorpions are found widely dispersed in the warm climates of both the Old and New Worlds.

Etymology: F., fr. L. scorpio scorpius, Gr. �, perhaps akin to E. sharp

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Arachnid of warm dry regions having a long segmented tail ending in a venomous stinger
  2. The eighth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about October 23 to November 21
  3. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Scorpio

From Old French scorpion, from Latin scorpio, ultimately from Ancient Greek σκορπίος (skorpíos).

  1. Any of various arachnids of the order Scorpiones, related to the spiders, characterised by two large front pincers and a curved tail with a poisonous sting in the end.
  2. An ancient military engine for hurling stones and other missiles.
  3. A cheerleading move in which one foot is pulled back and held up with both hands while the performer stands on the other foot.

scorpion was also found in the following language(s): French, Norman, and Romanian

What does the name Scorpion mean?

Sis for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

Cis for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Ris for reasonable, your understanding way.

Pis for pure, the spiritual side of you.

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Past life for Scorpion born Feb 5, 2008

What would you ask a Psychic? Get 3 FREE minutes with the most qualified advisors

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Name poster for Scorpion

Name poster for Scorpion(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

Also see our other name lists.

Names Searched Right Now

<100 yosin
647 darshan
<100 nivas
<100 rapbeh
<100 xhoj
129k katelyn
<100 mareke
<100 swaroopa
405 reeva
302 doral
<100 tryphosa
<100 shamsiya
<100 uzaer
6k abdullah
<100 sumaila
<100 phidib
<100 ca
<100 mabuyi
<100 almor
<100 esteen