What does Maud mean?
Related girl name: Madeline.more]
How popular is Maud?
Maud is a very prominent first name for women (#1424 out of 4276, Top 33%) and a slightly less prominent surname for all people (#136783 out of 150436, Top 91%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Maud for girls. Maud entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #74 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Maud are Madeline (#89 a year ago), Matilda (#583), Maude and Maudie. Other variants, like Mat, are seldom used. These relations of Maud were favored by parents 124 years ago (adoption of 0.852%) and have become much less conventional since (adoption 0.266%, 69% less), with forms such as Maud becoming less stylish. Madeline is the most contemporarily stylish girl name in this list, and there is a resurgence in birth name usage for this name.
Thinking of names?
Maud▼ is pronounced similarly to Mayde, Mead and Meade. Other recommended similar baby names are Aud, Mab, Maci▲, Macy▲, Mada, Maddy, Mady, Mae▼, Mag, Magda, Maguy, Mai▼, Maia▲, Maida, Mair, Maj, Maja, Maji, Mal, Mala, Mali, Mame, Manda▼, Mandi▼, Mando, Mandy▼, Mara▲, Mare, Marg, Mari▼, Mart, Mary, Mata, Maura▼, Maure, Mauve, Mave, Max, Maxi, Maxy, May▼, Maya▲, Mayda and Maye▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Maud.