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Major - Meaning of Major

What does Major mean?

Meaning of the name MajorMajarMajeMajyrMajeurMajerMajirMajur

[ 2 syll. ma-jor, maj-or ] The baby boy name Major is pronounced as MEY-JHaoR †. Major is used chiefly in the English language and its origin is Latin. The name is of the meaning greater.

Majar, Maje, Majer, Majeur, Majir, Majur, and Majyr are variants of Major.

Major is fairly popular as a baby name for boys, and it is also considered trendy. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 2000s. At the modest height of its usage in 2016, 0.049% of baby boys were given the name Major. Its ranking then was #348. Within all boy names in its group, Major was the most commonly used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Major include Macaire, MacCrae, MacCray, MacCrea, Maccrea, Machaere, Machair, Machaire, Machar, Machare, Machayr, Machayre, Macrae, Macray, Magar, Magarr, Mager, Magor, Maguire, and Magur.

† Pronunciation for Major: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"

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