[ 3 syll. ma-ve-ric(k), mav-eri-ck ] The baby boy name Maverick is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is MEYV-er-iy-K †. Maverick is largely used in the English language and it is derived from English-American origins. The name's meaning is a wild nonconformist, an independent free spirit.
Mav (English contraction) is another variant of Maverick.
Maverick is popular as a baby name for boys, and it is also viewed as trendy. The name's popularity has been rising since the 1990s. At the recent peak of its usage in 2015, 0.111% of baby boys were given the name Maverick. It ranked at #184 then. Out of all boy names in its group, Maverick was the most widely used in 2015. Maverick has in the past century been mostly given to baby boys.
Baby names that sound like Maverick include Maveric, Maverik, Maveryck, Maveryk, Mavriki, Mubarak, Mubariz, Mahaveara, Mahaveera, Mahaviera, Mahavyra, Mahaveira, Mavarick, Mavric, Mavrick, Mavrik, and Mubârak.
† Pronunciation for Maverick: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"