What does Maverick mean?
Maverick /mav-er-ick/ 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.Kreatif forms: Madverick, Marverick, Miverick. [more]
How popular is Maverick?
Maverick is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#102173 out of 150436, Top 68%). (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. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Suggested similar baby names are Aerick, Alberick, Alerick, Allerick, Baldrick, Bardrick, Barrick, Carrick, Darick, Darrick, Derick, Dierick, Ederick, Garrick, Goderick, Havelock, Haverill, Jerick, Kadrick, Macerio, Marik, Maurice, Melderick, Meldrick, Merrick, Meyrick, Myrick, Patrick, Roderick, Saverio, Tarick, Varick, Varrick, Warick and Warrick. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maverick.