Think Baby Names - logo
List A - Z | Top 1000 | Random | Origins

Muire meaning, girlMuire

Rate Muire: Do you like this name?

Get creative with Muire | Add to list (0)

Meaning and name origin

Muire \mu(i)-re\ as a girl's name means "star of the sea" and is a variant of Mary (Latin): saint Jerome associated the Virgin's name with the Latin phrase "stella maris".

Muire has 5 variant forms: Mair, Maire, Mare, Maure, Moire.


Muire is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Muire and its variant forms. The only variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Mary. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mary in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar baby names are Maira, Mairi, Meira, Mira, Miri and Moira. These names tend to be more commonly used than Muire.


© 2014 Think Baby Names
Home - About - Terms - Privacy - Contact