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pinWhat does Muire mean?

Muire /mui-re/ as a name for girls. Muire's name origin is Latin, and the meaning of the name Muire is "star of the sea". Muire is a variant form of Mary (Latin) with the prefix Mu-.


Muire has 5 variants: Mair, Maire, Mare, Maure and Moire.

Muire has 18 more alternative forms via Mary: Mame, Mamie, Mara, Maree, Maren, Marice, Marie, Marje, Maura, Maurine, Maurise, Mavra, Mayme, Mayra, Mimi, Moira, Murial and Muriel.

Kreatif forms: Muime, Muine, Muira. [more]

pinHow popular is Muire?

Muire is a rare given name for women. Muire is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Shown below is an analysis of the history of Muire and associated names. Mame, Mamie, Mara (#695 last year), Maren, Marie (#579), Mary (#120), Maura, Maurine, Mayme, Mayra, Mimi, Moira and Muriel are the popular varying forms of Muire (outside Top 1000). Other forms, like Maure, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Muire reached its peak about 11 decades ago (average #612) and is somewhat less today (#876, 68.1%), with forms such as Marie, Maurine, Mayme, Mayra and Muriel falling out of fashion. Mary has been the most prominent, although Mara appears to be becoming a favorite too. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mame, Mamie, Mara, Maren, Marie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mary, Maura, Maurine, Mayme, Mayra in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mimi, Moira, Muriel in U.S.

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

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Recommended similar baby names are Aubre, Aure, Eire, Loire, Maime, Maira, Mairi, Meira, Mike, Mira, Miri, Muirna, Munira and Murle. These names tend to be more frequently used than Muire.