Names starting with May-

"MAY" names beginning or starting with May- for women. Click here for the list of names containing the element "may", and here for the list of May- names for boys. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.1556%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.0421%, down 72.9%), with names like Maybelle, Maye, Mayme, Maymie and Mayra becoming somewhat dated. Maya (#74) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this compilation.


Mabel - Mesa

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[Maybel, Maybell, Maybelle, Mayble, .. 9 more] Var. of Mabel 1 Based on English, Latin languages. "Lovable." Rare. Maybell (cf. Jezybell, Ysabell) ends with the popular feminine-sounding -bell. ..

[May, Maya, Mayah, .. 8 more] Var. of Maia 2 Source fr. Greek language. "Great; mother." Somewhat common as children's names, May, Maya, etc. are comparable to the conventional Fay. ..

[Mayda, Maydena, Maydey, .. 6 more] Var. of Maida 3 Origin fr. Old English. "Maiden; young, unmarried woman." Unique. Mayda, like Rashyda, Sigfryda, ends with the familiar feminine-sounding -yda. ..

[Mayme, .. 2 more] Form of Mamie 4 Source fr. Greek, Latin. "Star of the sea; pearl." Slightly novel as a birth name nowadays, though Mayme still occurs frequently as a first name for women. See also Jayme. ..

[Mayra, Mayria, .. 15 more] Var. of Maria 5 Derived fr. Latin. "Star of the sea." Somewhat widely used as birth names, Mayra and Mayria are similar to the conventional Maura. ..

[May, Mayme, Maymie, Mayra, Mayria, .. 98 more] Var. of Mary 6 Stems fr. Latin word. "Star of the sea." Usage of Mayme, Maymie and Mayra as baby names has faded since 1880-1889. ..

[Maysen, .. 1 more] Var. of Mason 7 Stems fr. Old English language. "Stoneworker." Scarce. Maysen is not listed in the US Census. See also Maygan.

May [Maya, Mayana, Maye, Mayleen, Maylene, .. 7 more] 8 Stems fr. English language. "The fifth month." May, Maya, Maye, like Maa (Top 54%), Max (7%), are popular last names beginning with Ma-. ..

Maya 9 Origin fr. Spanish, Hindi, Russian words. .. In Hindi, from Sanskrit, meaning dream .. Adoption of Maya shot up in 2006 and has become lower. See also Maiah.

Mayda [Mayde] 10 Derived fr. English word. "Maiden." Mayda and Mayde are uncommon feminine names. ..

Mayra 11 Based on Irish word. Variant of Maire, a Gaelic form .. Mayra grew in popularity in 1990 and has become less widespread, with Mayra becoming less stylish. See also Myrah.

Maysa 12 Root fr. Arabic language. "Graceful." Maysa is not in the Top 1000. See also Maeja.

[Maygan, .. 13 more] Var. of Megan 13 Derivative of Welsh, Greek words. "Pearl." Maygan was not a Top birth name in 2014. ..

[Maysa, .. 1 more] Form of Mesa 14 Source fr. Spanish element. "Table." Maysa was not a Top birth name in 2014. See also Masha. ..

Top 1000 baby names ranking of May- names: May, Maya, Maybell, Maybelle, Maye, Mayme, Maymie, Mayra



Quick Index

Summary of all names (grouped by variations) for May- names for girls.

[Mabel - Mesa]
Mabel [Mayble, ..], Maia [Mayah, ..], Maida [Maydey, ..], Mamie [Mayme], Maria [Mayria], Mary [Mayria, ..], Mason [Maysen], May [Maylene, ..], Maya, Mayda [Mayde], Mayra, Maysa, Megan [Maygan], Mesa [Maysa]

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