Makari - Meaning of Makari
[ 3 syll. ma-ka-ri, mak-ari ] The baby boy name Makari is pronounced as Maa-KAA-Rih- †. Makari is used mostly in Russian and it is of Old Greek origin. It is derived from the element 'makaros' with the meaning blessed. Older forms of the name include Macarius (Latin) and Makarios (Old Greek). The name was borne by many early saints, including Macarius of Egypt (300-390) and Macarius of Alexandria (-395). The name was popular among early Christians.
See also the related form, the Spanish Macarena.
Makari is seldom used as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Makari include MacGuire, MacGwire, Machaer, MacQuarie, MacQuarrey, MacQuarrie, MacQuarry, Macquarie, Macquarrey, Macquarrie, Macquarry, Majeur, Makary, Makura, Manjira, Masaru, Mashiro, Mashyro, McQuarie, and McQuarrey.
† English pronunciation for Makari: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)"