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Boy Name: Mayor

Name: Mayor
Pronunciation: \ma-yor\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: greater; farmer; bright one
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Mayer, Maro, Marr, Mar, Myer, Maier, Mayeer
Similar Names: Maynor, Mayo, Mazor
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 12780


Mayor \ma-yor\ as a boy's name is a variant of Major (Latin) and Meyer (German, Hebrew), and the meaning of Mayor is "greater; farmer; bright one".

The baby name Mayor sounds like Mayer, Maro, Marr, Mar, Myer, Maier and Mayeer. Other similar baby names are Maynor, Mayo and Mazor.

View a list of the 6 names that reference Mayor.


Mayor is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#12780 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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