What secrets hide behind “May” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “May” is of Sanskrit origin. It’s a name commonly given to girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Yam.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Aym.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘May’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. May is a name that indicates a gift of gab - the ability to persuade others effortlessly. You are expressive, optimistic, outgoing, and inspiring. Charming and cheerful, you are the life of the party for any social event. You fascinate others with your creativity, especially in writing. You have the innate ability to explain complex concepts in a way that is easy to understand.
Your heart’s desire is to become a leader. You dislike taking orders and want to be in charge – the boss figure. Surprisingly, your creativity allows you to find new solutions to old problems. You can generate ideas on the fly, and want recognition for your efforts. You tend to avoid those who are needy and idle on their work.
When people hear the name May, they perceive you as someone who is gentle, sensitive and intuitive. Predatory individuals see you as an easy target. You attract the opposite sex with your passion and attentive nature. The exquisite sense of beauty and excellent taste you show makes others admire you. You are patient and understanding when listening to other people’s problems.
You won’t stop until you finish your task. You are a high-energy worker! You fit well in a structured workplace. It makes you feel secure and financially stable. You have a sensible and practical attitude toward life.
Your most likely vocation: musician, artist, writer, designer, teacher, commentator, salesman, occultist.
Lucky colors: All shades of purple, violet, mauve, and lilac
Lucky gem(s): Garnet, amethyst
Lucky day(s): Wednesday
Lucky botanicals: Apple, barberry, bilberry, cherry, dandelion, lungwort, mint, strawberry, pomegranate
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Hey May! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of that start with M? Check your answers here: Find words that start with M. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“May” is not a popular baby girl’s name in Tennessee as reported in the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 29 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1919. A total of only 991 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “May” was recorded 49,054 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Mays to occupy the country of Sint Maarten (Dutch part) with an estimated population of 40,939.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 462 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1880 with a rank of #57 nationwide and was registered 462 times as a baby girl’s name. May became a popular girl’s name in the state of Utah in the year 1912. It ranked #40 with 14 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1910 in the state of New York with 71 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Hawaii for 18 years from 1915 to 1942 (may not be consecutive).
For the past four decades (1979 to 2018), the name “May” was recorded 4,177 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
May, are you proud of your name? Let’s put that to the ultimate test! Share this page on your social media of choice. Don’t forget to tag your friends. It’s okay to brag about something once in a while.