Name: Mao

Origin and Meaning of the Name Mao

  • Meaning:
    True center
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (MAH oh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Mao)
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Miscellaneous Info for Mao

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  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Japanese female name Mao may be written with the characters meaning "center; middle" (ma) and "true; reality; Buddhist sect". Although a boys' and girls' name, Mao ranked #15 of the 100 most popular girls' names of 2006 in Japan, whereas it did not appear in the boys' top chart.

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