Scottish diminutive of Margaret

Maisy Origin and Meaning

The name Maisy is a girl's name of Scottish origin meaning "pearl".

The Maisie spelling may be more widely used, but Maisy is perfectly proper and also makes the British Top 100. And as Maisy, she feels like a closer relative to Daisy, another Margaret diminutive.

# 791 in the US

Maisy Rank in US Top 1000

# 928 on Nameberry

Maisy Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Maisy Popularity

Famous People Named Maisy

  • Maisy Jude Marion StellaCanadian singer of duo Lennon & Maisy
  • Maisy JamesEnglish reality TV personality ("Big Brother UK 12")
  • Maisy Hiu Ching MaHong Kong figure skater
  • Maisy HausemerLuxembourgish film director
  • Maisy Bidengranddaughter of former US VP Joe Biden, daughter of Hunter Biden
  • Maisy McLeodRiera, daughter of New Zealand actress Sarah McLeod

Maisy in Pop Culture

  • "Maisy" children's picture book and TV series about Maisy Mouse
  • Maisy Gibbonscharacter in TV's "Desperate Housewives"
  • Maisycharacter on British children's sitcom "Dani's House"

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