US Popularity:11163
Other Origin(s):Latin
Meaning:Star of the sea
Embracing the essence of heritage and tradition, Moire is more than just an Irish girl's name. Derived from Máire, Mary, and Muire, many Irish women across generations received names associated with the Virgin Mary, reflecting this widespread devotion to her maternal role in the religion. The name is directly derived from the Latin name Maria, originating from Stella Maris, meaning "star of the sea." Beyond its religious ties, Moire is also associated with a ripple pattern or irregular wavy finish, resembling an optical illusion. As your little one embraces the name Moire, here's to a life filled with the charm and wonder of their unique pattern, just like the captivating optical illusion.

Moire Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 1990
- 1607
from 1982
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