Name Mai

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Mai

Mai is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Mai

The name Mai is an e.g. Frisian short form of the Hebrew name Maria. The name Mai is also common in Sweden and Asia, e.g. Vietnam and Japan.

Meaning of Mai

Mai means “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “rebelliousness”, “exalted one”, “beloved” or “wished for child” (from Maria). In Vietnamese, Mai means “apricot”, “plum” or “plum flower”. In Japanese, Mai means “little dancer”.

Pronunciation of Mai

Variants of the name Mai

Maj May Maï

Mai in the categories

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Name Statistic: Mai is ranked #2617 overall ↑↑ 134

  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 112 ↓ -31
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 594 ↑↑ 453
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 660 ↑↑ 103
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 928 ↓↓ -666
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1267 ↓ -100
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1297 ↔ 0
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1539 ↔ 0
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1644 ↑↑ 329
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1684 ↓ -54
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1760 ↓ -63
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1809 ↑↑ 187
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1975 ↑↑ 2204
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2220 ↑ 55
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2251 ↓↓ -434
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2355 ↓ -31
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2382 ↓↓ -419
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3821 ↑ 17
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5875 ↓↓ -117
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12245 ↓↓ -10868

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Name Mai

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