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Mairi - Meaning of Mairi

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Meaning of the name Mairi

[ 2 syll. mai-ri, ma-iri ] The baby girl name Mairi is pronounced as MAA-Riy- †. Mairi's language of origin is Hebrew. It is predominantly used in the Irish, Scottish, English, and Gaelic languages.

Mairi is a variant form of the English Mary in the Irish and Scottish languages.

Mairi is also a variant form of the Gaelic and Irish Máire in the English and Gaelic languages.

See also the related form, the Scottish Mhairi.

Mairi is an unusual baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000. In 2012, among the family of girl names directly linked to Mairi, Mary was the most frequently used.

Baby names that sound like Mairi include Mahri, Maire, Mari, Marree, Marrey, Maarii, Maarja, Maeri, Maharai, Mahir, Mahire, Manar, Manarr, Manarre, Marae, Marah, Maree, Marei, Marey, and Maria.

† Pronunciation for Mairi: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

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