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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 "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

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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EvaThyssen Says:


I prefer this spelling to Maisie.

Louise Says:


My daughter is maisy. I love it x

indiefendi2 Says:


This spelling is more straight forward if you don't want people saying "Macy".

RoddyThlayli Says:


To me this sounds like either a mouse or a really nice grandmother. I'm not sure why.

AnonymousPerson Says:


This looks better in spelling than Maisie. This is a name I'm very keen on, but I can't imagine a grown-up wearing it.