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Girl Name: Mave

Name: Mave
Pronunciation: \m(a)-ve\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: joy, hilarity; baby
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Meave, Maeve, Mauve
Similar Names: Mame, Mare, Marve, Maye, Mae


Mave \m(a)-ve\ as a girl's name is a variant of Mab (Irish, Gaelic, Welsh), and the meaning of Mave is "joy, hilarity; baby".

The baby name Mave sounds like Meave, Maeve and Mauve. Other similar baby names are Mame, Mare, Marve, Maye and Mae.


Mave is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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