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Gender: Female Meaning of Maisy: "pearl" Origin of Maisy: Scottish diminutive of Margaret

The name Maisy is a girl's name of Scottish origin meaning "pearl". Maisy and is often added to lists like Baby Names from Children's Books and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

From the experts:

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.

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Famous People Named Maisy

Maisy Jude Marion Stella, Canadian singer of duo Lennon & Maisy
Maisy James, English reality TV personality ("Big Brother UK 12")
Maisy Hiu Ching Ma, Hong Kong figure skater
Maisy Hausemer, Luxembourgish film director
Maisy Biden, granddaughter of VP Joe Biden, daughter of Hunter Biden
Maisy McLeod-Riera (b. 1999), daughter of New Zealand actress Sarah McLeod

Pop Culture References for the name Maisy

"Maisy," children's picture book and TV series about Maisy Mouse
Maisy Gibbons, character in TV's "Desperate Housewives"
Maisy, character on British children's sitcom "Dani's House"