Name Maaike Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Maaike


Maaike is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Maaike?

Maaike is considered a Dutch variant of the biblical name Maria, which in turn is a Latin variation of the name Mirjam, which is of Hebrew and Egypt origin.

What does the name Maaike mean?

Maaike means “beloved” (from Egyptian “mry”), but as well “sea of bitterness” or “drop of the sea” (from Hebrew “mar/מַר” = drop or “mará/מָרָה” = bitterness + “yam/יָם” = sea) and “star of the sea” (from Hebrew “מאור/maor” = star/light). Besides, Maaike means “exalted one” (from Hebrew “róm/רוֹם” = height), “rebelliousness” (from Hebrew “meri/מְרִי”) or “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Maaike

Variants of the name Maaike


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Popularity of the name Maaike

The name Maaike is ranked #7060 overall.

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