First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Maitre

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  1. Alternative spelling of maître

Notable Persons Named Maitre

Maître Gims is a rapping, pop music, and contemporary r&b rapping and singing. He was most prominent from 2002 to present. Maître was given the name Gandhi Djuna on May 6th, 1986 in Kinshasa. Maître is also known as Gims, Meugui, Meugiwarano, Me-Gui, and Mugiwarano.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Maitre

Romain was born on June 1st, 1988 in Vesoul.


Florian was born on September 3rd, 1996.


Stéphanie Maître is an athlete for the FF Yzeure Allier Auvergne.


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Popularity of Maitre as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Maitre U.S.
  White 49.03% 64.26%
  African American 46.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.53% 16.26%

Of Last Name Maitre

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

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Fun Facts about the name Maitre

  • How Popular is the name Maitre? As a last name Maitre was the 42,237th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Maitre first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Maitre is Wednesday, March 20th, 1901.
  • How unique is the name Maitre? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Maitre. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Maitre: Your name in reverse order is Ertiam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eitamr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Maitre? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 514 people with the last name Maitre.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Maitre? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Maitre as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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