Meaning and name origin
Maverick \m(a)-veri-ck, mav(e)-rick\ as a boy's name is pronounced MAV-rick. It is of American origin, and the meaning of Maverick is "an independent man who avoids conformity". A 19th-century American named Maverick refused to brand his calves as other ranchers did; his name has since then been used in common language.
Maverick▲ has 1 variant form: Mavrick.
Maverick is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Maverick for boys. Maverick reached its highest rank of #206 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 statistics).