Name
MAVIS

Name MAVIS

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 23,154 births of Mavis in the countries below, which represents an average of 167 births of children bearing the first name Mavis per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 334 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Mavis   
In Italiano Nome Mavis   
Variation : Maviss


Information about the first name Mavis

The first name Mavis has been assigned to:
0.06% to boys
99.94% to girls
The country where the first name Mavis is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Mavis

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Mavis : Simav, Vasim

Mavis in Japanese *

Romajimeibisu
Katakanaメービス
Hiraganaめーびす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Mavis in Japanese
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Mavis in sign language

Mavis in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Mavis

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English mavys, from Anglo-Norman mauvis, from Old French mauvis (“song thrush”).
Anagrams src :
  • amvis
Anagrams src :
  • amvis
Noun src :
  • mavis (plural mavises)
  • Song thrush.
  • 1830, Alfred Lord Tennyson, "Claribel", in Poems Chiefly Lyrical
  • At midnight the moon cometh, / And looketh down alone; / Her song the lintwhite swelleth, / The clear voiced mavis dwelleth […]
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈmeɪvɪs/
  • Rhymes: -eɪvɪs
Proper noun src :
  • Mavis
  • A female given name from English.
  • 1895 Marie Corelli: The Sorrows of Satan: Chapter IX:
  • "Rather an odd name, Mavis, isn't it?" I at last ventured to observe. "Yes, - but it suits her wonderfully. She sings quite as sweetly as any thrush, so she merits her designation."
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Fairly popular in the U.K. in the 1930s.
General
Etymology src :
  • Coined in the end of the 19th century from a poetical name for the song thrush.
Latin
Verb src :
  • māvīs
  • second-person singular present active indicative of mālō
 

Popularity of the name Mavis

Number of MAVIS births per year

Total births of Mavis by country

Births with the first name Mavis
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
5
16,492
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
0
5,196
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
0
765
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
0
333
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
0
92
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
0
77
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
0
52
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
0
50
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
5
22
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
2
22
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
1
14
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
0
13
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
0
8
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
2
SESweden
1998 - 2019
0
2
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
1

Total births of Mavis by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Mavis
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
0
263
ONOntario
2018
0
22
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
0
22
BCBritish Columbia
2019
0
9
ABAlberta
2019
0
6
FRFrance
2019
0
6
ITItaly
2018
0
3
QCQuebec
2019
0
2
DEGermany
2018
0
1

Comments on the name Mavis

Personalities with the first name Mavis

There are 6 personalities with the first name Mavis


Mavis Staples
src

United states of america
Actor Singer Musician Recording artist


Mavis Gallant
(Mavis De Trafford Young) src

Canada
Writer Playwright Journalist Novelist Essayist Short story writer


Mavis Freeman
src

United states of america
Swimmer


Mavis Fan
src

Taiwan
Actor Singer Film actor


Mavis Lever
(Mavis Lillian Lever) src

United kingdom
Mathematician Cryptanalyst


Mavis Chirandu
src

Zimbabwe
Association football player



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Mavis

There are 68 actors and actresses with the first name Mavis
Mavis Fan
Mavis Ranson
Mavis Sage
Mavis Staples
Mavis D'andrade
Mavis Murray
Mavis Ray
Mavis Mims
Mavis Pugh
Mavis Neal Palmer
Mavis Walker
Mavis Villiers
Mavis Edwards
Mavis Clair
Mavis Jean Foulcher
Mavis Vegas Davis
Mavis Traill
Mavis Raeburn
Mavis Kinnersley
Mavis Helneyer
Mavis Xu
Mavis Washington
Mavis Russell
Mavis Campbell
Mavis Bromaghim
Mavis May
Mavis Greenaway
Mavis Fyson
Mavis Fowler
Mavis Engel

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Mavis
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Mavis

Rankings of first name MAVIS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name MAVIS (male) births over the last year available in each country
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#429BC British Columbia2019
#502ON Ontario2018
#702AB Alberta2019
#861US United State of America2019
#1426GB United Kingdom2019
#1899QC Quebec2019
#2968IT Italy2018
#4151FR France2019
#6872DE Germany2018






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