Meaning and Origin of: Maire
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Girl name origins & meanings:
- Irish : Bitter
- French : Little; bitter
- Hebrew : Bitter; rebellion
- Irish : Bitter; great
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Family name origins & meanings:
- French : status name or occupational name for a maire, a title denoting a municipal magistrate or other local official (the role of the maire differed at different times at different places). It may also be a nickname for an officious or pompous person.
- French (Mairé) : habitational name from Mairé in Vienne or from Mairé-l’Evescault in Deux-Sèvres.