A Scottish term meaning 'hooligan' or 'trouble-maker'.

Other descriptions here mention 'stupid person' or 'clumsy idiot'. I wouldn't use bampot in either of those senses but, instead, go for 'fanny' and 'pleb' respectively.
Mind yersel aroond him, he's a pure bampot.

Whit ur ye dain ya bampot? Pit the hawf brick doon!
by Stalkerro December 17, 2015
A fierce looking scottish guy called Alex.
"Och aye ya wee toaley-headed bampot ye, ..... och!"
by caz November 18, 2003
a scottish word used by a person usually of the computer profession specializing in information systems to express his/her feelings towards a pupil.
Teacher: Pupil why are you on games?
Pupil: I fell...
Teacher: Sit over there You bampot!
by mCiaran egan-Wylie November 13, 2008
Scottish slang used to identify a show-off, a person full of themselves. Often shortened to 'bam'.
(1) Take a look at that bampot in his Porsche. (2) Stop being a bam flashing that new iPhone.
by plasko September 16, 2021