Gender: Female Meaning of Mai: "coyote" Origin of Mai: Japanese

Mai Origin and Meaning

The name Mai is a girl's name of French, Japanese, Vietnamese origin meaning "coyote".

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fromtheocean12 Says:


In my mind, this is pronounced like "my", not "may". It is still very pretty!

Scorpio Says:


This name is actually spelled Mei.

mother_dragons Says:


This is my nn (my full name is Maite), but I never knew it was a name on its own. It's funny though, because coyotes are one of my favourite animals

missyjane Says:


This is also the month of May in German. Pretty!