Names starting with Mu-

"MU" names beginning or starting with Mu- for men. Names that start with Mu- are used more often as masculine names. Click here for the list of names containing the element "mu", and here for the list of Mu- names for girls. These boy names were at the height of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.0324%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.0176%, down 45.7%), but with names like Murry, Murray and Murphy becoming less fashionable. Muhammad (#399) is the most chic baby name among these.


Marvin - Mustafa

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[Murvin, Murvynn, .. 9 more] Forms of Marvin 1 Derivative of Welsh word. "Sea friend." Murvin and Murvynn are uncommon as birth names. ..

[Murton, .. 1 more] Form of Merton 2 Based on Old English element. "Town by the lake." Murton is not in the Top 1000.

[Murvin, Murvyn, .. 6 more] Var. of Mervin 3 From Old Welsh element. "Sea friend." Murvin and Murvyn are uncommon as birth names. ..

[Munro, Munroe, .. 1 more] Var. of Monroe 4 Based on Scottish, Gaelic elements. "Mouth of the river Rotha, in Ireland." Common as surnames, and Munroe (upper 4%) is comparable to common surnames Mcenroe (upper 16%), Proe (95%), which also end with -roe. ..

Muhammad [Muhamet, Muhammed, .. 16 more] 5 Derived fr. Arabic language. "Praiseworthy." Adoption of Muhammad and variants as birth names in 2014 was up 88.4% compared to the previous decade.

Muir 6 Based on Scottish, Gaelic languages. "Moor." Muir is rarely adopted as a boys' name. See also Mar.

Muller [Mueller] 7 Origin fr. German language. "Miller." Muller (upper 1%), like Mullen (upper 1%), Mulloy (10%), is a popular Mull- prefix last name.

Munchin 8 Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Little monk." Rare. Munchin (cf. Klein, Trentin) ends with the favored masculine-sounding -in. ..

Mungo 9 Source fr. Scottish, Gaelic languages. .. Mungo (from "Munghu") is a nickname .. Popular as last name, and Mungo (top 13%) is similar to common -ngo surnames Tango (top 26%), Ingo (50%). See also Munro.

Munir [Muneer, Muneir, .. 3 more] 10 Stems fr. Arabic. "Shining, luminous." Not in Top 1000.

Murdock [Murdo, Murdoch, Murtagh, Murtaugh] 11 Source fr. Scottish, Gaelic words. "Sea." Murdo, Murdock, etc. are barely found as male names. ..

Muriel 12 Based on Irish, Gaelic. "Sparkling sea." Muriel was not a Top birth name in 2014. Unisex name.

Murphy [Murfee, Murfey, Murfie, Murphee, Murphie, Murphey] 13 Derivative of Irish, Gaelic element. "Sea warrior." Popular as last names, and Murphy (upper 1%), Murfee (92%), etc. are comparable to popular surnames Murney (upper 72%), Murday (96%), which also start with Mur-.

Murray [Muiredach, Murrey, Murry, .. 1 more] 14 Root fr. Gaelic language. "Lord and master." Common as surnames. Compare Murray (upper 1%), Murrey (13%), Murry (2%) and common Mur- surnames Murga (upper 16%), Murr (8%).

Murrow [Murough, Murrough, .. 2 more] 15 From Celtic language. "Sea warrior." Unusual. Murrow (cf. Arnow, Marlow) ends with the familiar masculine -ow.

Mustafa [Mustapha] 16 Source fr. Arabic element. "Chosen." Mustafa and Mustapha are irregularly used as men's names. ..

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mu- names: Muhammad, Murphy, Murray, Murry, Mustafa



Quick Index

Summary of all names (grouped by variations) for Mu- names for boys.

[Marvin - Mustafa]
Marvin [Murvynn], Merton [Murton], Mervin [Murvyn], Monroe [Munroe], Muhammad [Muhammed], Muir, Muller [Mueller], Munchin, Mungo, Munir [Muneir], Murdock [Murtaugh, ..], Muriel, Murphy [Murphie, ..], Murray [Murry, ..], Murrow [Murrough], Mustafa [Mustapha]

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