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What does Minuit mean?

Minuit Pronunciation of Minuit [mi-nu-it] as a girls' name is of French origin, and the meaning of Minuit is "midnight". Also the surname of the Dutch explorer who bought Manhattan island from the Canarsee Indians in the 17th century.

Associated with: surname, 17th century.


Creative forms:
(female) Manuit, Munuit, ..

(male) Minudo, Minumi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Minuit Karissa (M.K.), ..

How popular is Minuit?

Minuit is an unusual first name for women and an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Minuit has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Minuit name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Minuit outside U.S.

Similar Names

Minuit is pronounced similarly to Minette. Other suggested similar names are Arnit, Birgit, Danit, Ganit, Janit, Liorit, Lirit, Mandi, Mandie, Mansi, Margit, Marit, Michi, Micki, Mickie, Miki, Mikki, Milli, Millie, Milzie, Mimi, Min, Mina, Minda, Mindee, Mindi, Mindie, Mindy, Minetta, Minna, Minne, Minnee, Minnie, Minny, Minta, Minty, Mireio, Miri, Mirtie, Missie, Misti, Mistie, Mitzi, Mitzie, Monet, Monnie, Nirit, Ranit and Yonit. These names tend to be more commonly used than Minuit.