Maire

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See also: Máire and maire

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Anglicisation of Irish Máire (Mary).

Proper noun[edit]

Maire

  1. A female given name from Irish.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French Maire.

Proper noun[edit]

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Maire (plural Maires)

  1. A surname from French.
Statistics[edit]
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Maire is the 35812th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 627 individuals. Maire is most common among White (90.91%) individuals.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the former village of Maire, which was lost to flooding in 1530.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Mai‧re

Proper noun[edit]

Maire n

  1. A former municipality of Zeeland, Netherlands.

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Maire

  1. a female given name borrowed from Finnish Maire

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of mairea in its archaic meaning "lovely, sweet".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑi̯re/, [ˈmɑi̯re̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑire
  • Syllabification(key): Mai‧re

Proper noun[edit]

Maire

  1. a female given name

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Maire (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative Maire Mairet
genitive Mairen Mairejen
partitive Mairea Maireja
illative Maireen Maireihin
singular plural
nominative Maire Mairet
accusative nom. Maire Mairet
gen. Mairen
genitive Mairen Mairejen
Maireinrare
partitive Mairea Maireja
inessive Mairessa Maireissa
elative Mairesta Maireista
illative Maireen Maireihin
adessive Mairella Maireilla
ablative Mairelta Maireilta
allative Mairelle Maireille
essive Mairena Maireina
translative Maireksi Maireiksi
instructive Mairein
abessive Mairetta Maireitta
comitative Maireineen
Possessive forms of Maire (type nalle)
possessor singular plural
1st person Maireni Mairemme
2nd person Mairesi Mairenne
3rd person Mairensa

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