Gender: Female Meaning of My: "bitter; wished-for child" Origin of My: Swedish diminutive of Maria

My Origin and Meaning

The name My is a girl's name meaning "bitter; wished-for child".

Although the sound is pretty, "my" is too common of an English word for My to be usable as a baby name.

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Pop Culture References for the name My


I'm a Banana Says:


My, my, my.

beachbear Says:


Ed Sheeran must've written "Give Me Love" about a girl named My.
"My Myyyy, My Myyyyyy, oh give me love!"

CherryBomb50 Says:


People of Walmart xP

EvaThyssen Says:


Oh, my.

Yessica Says:


I know this probably from another place/culture but...
Imagine calling them in Wal-Mart or something
"MMMMYYYYY" where are you "MMYYY"

Pistachio Says:


This is a Swedish short form of Maria. MySQL was actually named for the (Finnish) developer's daughter, Maria.

calypsotheoneandonly Says:


I'm honestly surprised this is listed as a name.