Maisie name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: English, Scottish, Gaelic, Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian and Danish
Pronunciation: MAZE-ee
Meaning: The Pearl and Scottish Form of Margaret
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What does Maisie mean?

Originated from Old Greek, Well-Known and Conifer Maisie means "The Pearl or Scottish Form of Margaret" and is used chiefly in Gaelic, English, Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Scottish is used for baby girls.

Maisie is short version of Mairead. Mairead is English, Gaelic and Scottish equivalent of Margaret. Also Mairead is form of Mairéad in Scottish language. Mairead's meaning is The Pearl has its origin in Old Greek is used mostly in Swedish, Finnish and Scottish.

Maisie is abridged form of Margaret. Margaret is version of lofty, virtuous and everlasting Marguerite. Margaret is form of Margareta in English language. Eminent and Conifer Margaret's origin is Old Greek, meaning of Margaret is "Name of a Saint and Pearl".

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How do I pronounce Maisie?

The most common pronunciation of one syllabled Maisie is MAZE-ee with emphasis on first MAZE syllable. ma(i)-sie is another way(s) to say the name.

Names that rhyme with Maisie

How popular is the name Maisie?

a popular name in United States with over 5925 new-borns have been given the name since 1890. Currently peaked at the charts, 622 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 496th position.

Additionally, the name has been in the top 500 baby names 1 times Also, Maisie was among the popular names in England and Wales. Since emerging in 1996 around 26074 babies have been given the given name.

At the peak of its usage in 2010, the moniker grabbed the 14th spot and 2930 baby girls were given the name. However after 23 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but still performing better than most of the names.

Additionally, the name has been in the top 50 baby names 9 times

In Ireland, Maisie is a familiar name where it has been in use since 2000 and has secured the place in top 100 names.

Recently in 2019, 95 babies were given Maisie and it reached its peak ranking, 59 on girl names chart. There are over 819 babies that have been given the name Maisie in Ireland.

Also, in Queensland, in just 1 years, it has made it to the top 100 names. Recently in 2019, 64 babies were given Maisie and it reached its peak ranking, 79 on girl names chart.

Maisie is a rare baby name in France however it is still in use and also in Queensland. But Maisie is a popular baby name in England where every 1 in 20000 have the name.

At least, 30000 people globally have carried Maisie as their given name according to our estimate.

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Maisie in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Maisie

You have a restless spirit and booming energy. People admire your spirit. Your motto is: be the change you want to see in the world and make a difference while you are alive. You are a passionate lover. You wish everyone were just like you but they can't. People envy your success and personal life, and would give just anything to be like you. Remember that you are not the only person who's struggling with something. And you are not alone as you think.

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  •  Nikulas is used notably in Czech, Swedish and Old Norse is a baby boy name is rooted from Old Greek. Nikulas is Swedish and Old Norse cognate of Nikolás
  •  Hesychius - Boy name Hesychius has origin in Greek. Hesychius is Latin cognate of The Greek Name Ἡσύχιος
  •  Kaitlinn - Anomalous Kaitlinn has its origin in Old Greek is principally used in English, Kaitlinn means "Pure" is a girl name
  •  Karis - Preeminent Karis notably is used in Finnish, Swedish and Danish, meaning of Karis is "Grace or Kindness" aimed at both genders came from Greek and Old Greek
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Middle names for Maisie

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Famous people named Maisie

  • Maisie Williams, English actress
  • Maisie MacFarquhar in The Tragedy of Macbeth as Actress
  • Maisie Sexton in The Jim Gaffigan Show as Actress
  • Maisie McNeice in The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain as Actress
  • Maisie Preston in Wild Child as Actress
  • Maisie Turpie in Episode #2.3 as Actress
  • Maisie Cowell in I'm Far Too Extremely Busy as Actress
  • Maisie Dimbleby in Persuasion as Actress
  • Maisie Klompus in Opening Night as Actress
  • Maisie Smith in The Other Boleyn Girl as Actress
  • Maisie Camilleri Preziosi in The Hills Have Eyes as Actress
  • Maisie Sharman in movie Headline as Writer


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Office for National Statistics,
  3. Central Statistics Office - An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh,
  4. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
  6. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
  7. Births Deaths And Marriages Victoria,
  8. Department of Jutsice, Government of Western Australia,
  9. Queensland Government - Open Data Portal,
  10. NSW Government,
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