Maira

♀ Name Maira – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Maira

Maira is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Maira

The name Maira is a form of Maria. Besides, it is a name from Greek mythology. She was a daughter of Erasinos, Proitos and Atlas and the dog of Ikarios.

Meaning of Maira

Maira means “beloved”, “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “exalted one”, “rebelliousness” or “wished for child” (from Maria). In Greek mythology, Maira has the meaning “sparkling” (from ancient Greek “marmaírō/μᾰρμαίρω” = to sparkle/to gleam).

Pronunciation of Maira

Variants of the name Maira

Mayra

Maira in the categories

Names Girl's name Girl names with M Names with M

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Name Statistic: Maira is ranked #2287 overall ↓ -8

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3627 ↑↑ 246
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4033 ↑ 12
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4152 ↑ 30
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4216 ↓↓ -454
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1304 ↑ 33
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1476 ↓ -33
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 4430 ↓↓ -1412
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1778 ↓ -48
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 7948 ↑↑ 370
  • 🇫🇷 France: 5184 ↓↓ -279
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3444 ↑↑ 681
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 9170 ↓↓ -494
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8199 ↑↑ 313
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1778 ↑ 28
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5850 ↓ -90
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3782 ↑↑ 1571
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5177 ↑ 48
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4779 ↓↓ -1242
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4715 ↓↓ -129
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