[ 2 syll. ma-ru, mar-u ] The baby boy name Maru is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as MAARuw- †. The origin of Maru is the Maori language. This is the name of a Maori war god particularly well-known in southern New Zealand.
Maru is a rarely used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Maru include Ma'or (Hebrew), Maenar, Maenor, Maheir, Mahir (Arabic, Hebrew, and Turkish), Mahyr, Maier, Mainar, Mainor, Manar (Arabic), Maor (Hebrew), Marar (African), Mareo, Mari (Slovenian), Maria (German, Italian, and Polish), Mario (Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, English, French, and German), Maro, Mauree, Maurey (English), and Mauri (Finnish).
† English pronunciation for Maru: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"