Name: Maynard

Origin and Meaning of the Name Maynard

  • Meaning:
    Mighty and brave
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Mighty and brave
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MAY nerd); (MAY nard)
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Miscellaneous Info for Maynard

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From a surname derived from Norman French name Mainard, itself derived from the Germanic maganhard, meaning "mighty and brave".
    The modern German form of the name is Meinhard.

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