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


Maike is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Maike

Maike is considered a Low German, Frisian and 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 is the meaning of the name Maike?

Maike 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, Maike means “exalted one” (from Hebrew “róm/רוֹם” = height), “rebelliousness” (from Hebrew “meri/מְרִי”) or “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Maike

Variants of the name Maike

Maaike Meike

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Popularity of the name Maike

The name Maike is ranked #4446 overall.

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