May Name Meaning and Origin

May is a muslim Girl name. The name is originated from ‘English’ origin. The baby name May means “Born In The Month Of May”.


May Origin:

Origin of the name is: “English”



May is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “MAY”


May Name Meaning:

May originates in Latin language and is taken from the name of the 5th month in the year, between April and June. The name of the month was derived from Maia, the Greek goddess of fertility. As a feminine given name it used to be very popular in the United States but lately has declined. Some sources also suggest it is used as a diminutive of names such as Mary or Margaret.



It is a Muslim baby name.





Variations or similar name:

maaya , mah , mais , maiya , mawiya , mawiyah , may , maya , miya


Famous people with this name:

May Andersen – model

May Christie – writer

May Gibbs – writer

May Irwin – actress

May Kandall – writer

May Palmer – jazz artist

May Robson – actress

May Sarton – writer

May Sinclair – writer

May Sutton – tennis player

May Whitty – actress

May Wong – writer




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