Màiri

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See also: mairi and Mairi

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Mary

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Màiri

  1. A female given name, a Gaelic equivalent of Mary.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Both these words are translated into English as Mary, but Màiri is used as a given name, while Moire is reserved for the mother of Jesus Christ.

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
Màiri Mhàiri
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.