in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Chinese
- Meaning: Plum
- #9459 All Time
Pronunciation of Mei
How popular is the name "Mei" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Mei? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,099 babies born with the name Mei in the United States. That's more than enough Meis to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mei" was in 2014 with a total of 49 babies.
According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mei" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 11 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1993. Across the entire United States a total of only 27 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Mei popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Mei in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Mei" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mei as well as things modernly associated with the name Mei such as celebrities named Mei.
Origin and Meaning of Mei
The name "Mei" is of Chinese origin, and it means "Plum". It's a name commonly given to girls.
M is for melody, the song of life.
E is for enchant, for enchant you will.
I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.
Your name in reverse order is "Iem". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eim". 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 Mei born Jun 9, 1923
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 Northern England approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.
You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Name poster for Mei
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.