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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Mais

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Alt. Meaning

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for activities, for you have many.

I is for innovator, always improving

S is for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

Notable Persons Named Mais

Mais Gomar is an actress. Mais was given the name Mais Gomar Abd Jassim on July 1st, 1976 in Baghdad, Iraq.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Mais

Petre was born in 1885 in Birmingham. Petre is also known as Mais and Stuart Petre Brodie. He passed away in 1975.


Q-Tee is a dance music, hip hop music, and contemporary r&b rapping and songwriter. She plays Vocals. Her career lasted from 1991 to 1996. Q-Tee was given the name Tatiana Mais in 1976 in Kidbrooke. Q-Tee is also known as Mais and Tatiana.


Alan was born in 1911. He passed away in 1993.


John was born on June 11th, 1888. John is also known as Mais, Johann Anton; Mais, and John Anthony. He died on May 26th, 1961.


Hugh was born on September 14th, 1907. He left this life on February 14th, 1996.


John was born on January 17th, 1888. He breathed his last breath on August 8th, 1974.


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Popularity of Mais as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mais U.S.
  White 61.11% 64.26%
  African American 28.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.64% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mais

People with the last name Mais are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Mais

  • How Popular is the name Mais? Mais is the 52,488th most popular name of all time. As a last name Mais was the 31,383rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mais have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34 babies born with the first name Mais in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mais? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Mais first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mais is Tuesday, January 6th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Mais born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mais was in 2016 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Mais: Your name in reverse order is Siam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Masi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mais? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 738 people with the last name Mais.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mais? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Mais as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.