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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mairi

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Of the Sea or Bitter
  • #23950 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Mairi in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1960 6 6 0
1965 6 6 0
1967 5 5 0
1968 5 5 0
1975 5 5 0
1976 6 6 0
1977 5 5 0
1980 6 6 0
1982 6 6 0
1984 6 6 0
1987 8 8 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 7 7 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 8 8 0
1993 6 6 0
1994 5 5 0
1995 5 5 0
1997 5 5 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 5 5 0
2002 5 5 0
2003 10 10 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 5 5 0
2007 9 9 0
2008 7 7 0
2009 8 8 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 11 11 0
2012 6 6 0
2013 7 7 0
2014 6 6 0
2015 5 5 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Mairi baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 235 babies born with the name Mairi in the United States. That's more than enough Mairis to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mairi" was in 2011 with a total of 11 babies.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Mairi" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mairi as well as things modernly associated with the name Mairi such as celebrities named Mairi.

Origin and Meaning of Mairi

The name "Mairi" is of Scottish origin, and it means "Of the Sea or Bitter". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Mairi

Mairi Ella Challen
Mairi Ella Challen Age
Mairi Hedderwick
Mairi Macinnes
Mairi Pat Maguire
Mairi Campbell
Mairi Chisholm
Mairi Duncan

Alternative Meanings

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

R is for rational, the way you think.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

Your name in reverse order is "Iriam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rmaii". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Mairi born Apr 2, 1969

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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