Meaning and Name Origin
Maverick \m(a)-veri-ck, mav(e)-rick\ as a boys' 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: Mavrick.
Maverick is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Maverick is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Maverick for boys. Maverick entered the list in 1994 and reached its apex position of #206 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)