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What does Mair mean?

Mair Pronunciation of Mair as a girls' name is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Mair is "star of the sea". Mair is a version of Mare (Irish, Latin): respelling of Mary.




VARIANTS Muire, Moire, Maure, Maire

OTHER FORMS VIA MARE, MARY Mal, Malia, Mallie, Mame, Mamie, Manon, Manya, Mara, Maree, Maren, Maria, Mariam, Marian, Marice, Marie, Mariel, Marin, Marion, Marita, Marja, Marje, Marla, Marlo, Marya, Masha, Maura, Mavra, May, Mayme, Maymie, Mayra, Mayria, Mimi, Moira, Moll, Moya



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How popular is Mair?

Mair is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#11722 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Mair (UNLISTED) are Maria (#116 IN 2018), Mary (#126), Malia (#254), Mariam (#548), Marie (#576), Maren (#607), Mara (#681), Marian (#1210), Marin (#1382), Mayra (#1501), Maura (#1576), Marion (#1605), Moira (#1606), May (#1645), Marlo (#1980), Maree, Mamie, Mariel, Mallie, Marita, Marla, Mame, Mayme, Maymie and Mimi. Adoption of these relations of Mair was at its apex during 1910-1919 (USAGE OF 8.2%) and is now significantly lower (USAGE 0.6%, 93%), with forms like Mame becoming somewhat dated. Mary has been the most well-known version, although Maren seems to be becoming a favorite too. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Malia, Mallie, Mame, Mamie, Mara in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maree, Maren, Maria, Mariam, Marian in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marie, Mariel, Marin, Marion, Marita in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marla, Marlo, Mary, Maura, May in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mayme, Maymie, Mayra, Mimi, Moira in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maria, Mariam, Mary outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Abir, Adair, Alair, Blair, Clair, Eir, Hagir, Loir, Mab, Maci, Macie, Macy, Mada, Madira, Madra, Mady, Mae, Maery, Mag, Mahra, Mai, Maia, Maiah, Maicy, Maida, Maiga, Maime, Maira, Mairi, Mairim, Mairin, Maisa, Maisy, Maiya, Maj, Maja, Maji, Mala, Mali, Marg, Mari, Maris, Marit, Marra, Mart, Mat, Mata, Maud, Mave, Mavis, Max, Maxi, Maxie, Maxy, Maya, Maye, Mazie, Mei, Meira, Mia, Mim, Min, Mira, Miri and Moia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mair.

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