Meaning and name origin
Maisie \ma(i)-sie\ as a girl's name is pronounced MAY-zee. It is of English origin. Nickname for Margaret or Marjorie. Originally a Scottish variant of Margaret. Literary: Henry James's novel "What Maisie Knew".
For more information, see also the related girl name Taisie.
Maisie is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3868 out of 4276, Top 90%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Maisie for girls. Maisie reached its highest rank of #658 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Maisie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Margaret (#169), Maisie (#658), Marjorie (#721), Mazie, Margery and Maisy. (2014 statistics).
Maisie is also pronounced similarly to Macie▲, Maisa and Missie. Other suggested similar baby names are Caisie, Daisie, Maggie▲, Maidie, Maisha and Maxie▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Maisie.