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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mairi

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Of the Sea or Bitter
  • #23820 All Time
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How popular is the name "Mairi" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1960660
1965660
1967550
1968550
1975550
1976660
1977550
1980660
1982660
1984660
1987880
1988880
1989770
1991770
1992880
1993660
1994550
1995550
1997550
200010100
2001550
2002550
200310100
2004880
200510100
2006550
2007990
2008770
2009880
2010880
201111110
2012660
2013770
2014660

Want to know about the populiarty of Mairi? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 230 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.

Scottish

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.

Alternative Meanings

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

Your name in reverse order is "Iriam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iarim". 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 Oct 20, 1974

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 1825. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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