Gender: Female Meaning of Mayim: "water" Origin of Mayim: Hebrew

Mayim Origin and Meaning

The name Mayim is a girl's name meaning "water".

This Hebrew water name has two main popular associations: Mayim Bialik, who played the title role in the early 90s TV series "Blossom," and the popular Israeli folk dance, "Mayim, Mayim."

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katoolah Says:


She's also incredibly intelligent. The only one of all the cast - including the men - who is actually a scientist as well as an actor. I think she'd be a great person to share a name with.

Jackson Takei Says:


Are you saying she's not pretty, she's the second prettiest woman on The Big Bang Theory, after Bernadette and before Penny.

ashbee Says:


pronounced pretty differently: "MY-eem"

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unicornluvgirl Says:


It's very pretty, but I always think of Amy on The Big Bang Theory!