Makari - Meaning of Makari

What does Makari mean?

[ 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.

The Finnish Kari, the French Macaire, the Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish Macario, the Russian Makar, and the Polish Makary are derivatives of the name.

See also the related form, the Spanish Macarena.

See also the related categories, latin, blessed (holy), christians (missionary), greek, russian, and saints (catholic).

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)"

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