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Boy Name: Maier

Name: Maier
Pronunciation: \maier\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: farmer; bright, shining; larger
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Meier, Mayor, Mareo, Marr, Mar, Myer, Meyer, Meir, Mayeer, Muir
Similar Names: Majer, Gair, Gaer, Jair, Mace, Macey, Maceo, Magee, Mahir, Major, Makar, Marek, Mather, Maither, Mateo, Mazor, Miner
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3021

Description

Maier \maier\ as a boy's name is a variant of Mayer (German, Hebrew, Latin), and the meaning of Maier is "farmer; bright, shining; larger".

The baby name Maier sounds like Meier, Mayor, Mareo, Marr, Mar, Myer, Meyer, Meir, Mayeer and Muir. Other similar baby names are Majer, Gair, Gaer, Jair, Mace, Macey, Maceo, Magee, Mahir, Major, Makar, Marek, Mather, Maither, Mateo, Mazor and Miner.

Popularity

Maier is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3021 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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