International, Foreign, Meanings Vietnamese baby boy names represent the strength of character, morality, and intelligence. Like others have answered here, Mai is a both a surname and a given name. Dutch, Danish, German, and French: variant of May. The pronunciation is a bit different from the way it spelled. Its origin is "Chinese". Name Mai : Meaning, origin, etymology and all informations about first name Mai - Means apricot blossom in Vietnamese. Most likely she was name after the gorgeous Mai flower blossom. The character for Mai also means ‘wheat’. 5: Mai's language of origin is Japanese. Vietnamese : unexplained. Its origin is "Japanese". 4: Mai is of Vietnamese origin. Another meaning of Mai is "Dance" and "Linen robe" and "True love". Vietnamese Background The Socialist Republic of Vietnam is located in Southeast Asia and for a significant amount of time served as a French colony and a part of French Indochina. (the 'o' is unrounded in prouncing) Meaning "wind" in Vietnamese. Baby Names - Boys, Girls Names. It is the yellow apricot blossom, one of the two sacred flowers we display for the Vietnamese Lunar New Year. This name is mostly being used as a girls name. 3: Mai's language of origin is Native American-Navajo. Meaning: 'blossom'. As a given name, Mai is a common female given name. "My" pronounced, but spelled: Mai "My" spelled, but pronounced: Mee. Mai Name Meaning. She knows everyone and everyone know her. Another meaning of Mai is "Ocean" and "Elegance". Vietnamese: unexplained. The character for Mai also means ‘wheat’. Family name origins & meanings. It could be just a first name or middle name, too. Usually an Asian girl from Vietnam that is beautiful, hott, and everyone loves to be around her. ; Dutch, Danish, German, and French : variant of May. Baby names of Vietnamese Origin Vietnamese baby names are the names used by the people who live in the country of Vietnam in southeastern Asia, and in Vietnamese communities in other parts of the world. Vietnamese language is tonal and the same spelling with different tones, means … Chinese : origin unknown, although ancient accounts record its use in Guangdong and Henan provinces from an early date. It is the name of the Vietnamese computer graphic researcher, Bùi Týờng Phong, who invented the Phong Shading Technique. Chinese : origin unknown, although ancient accounts record its use in Guangdong and Henan provinces from an early date. The name Mai is a girl's name of French, Japanese, Vietnamese origin meaning "coyote".. Cross-cultural winner. 2: Mai is of French origin. Always easy to forgive and doesn't like to hold grudges because she has a somewhat positive outlook on life. Its origin is "Vietnamese". She's a simple person to understand and can always be caught in a lie. Here, it means 'the month of May'. Most Vietnamese name has one word in the first name, some has two. It is an archaic word borrow from the Cantonese Chinese word 'fung', that's 'feng' in Madarin. Another meaning of Mai is "Apricot or cherry blossom". 2 words first name: Mai Trang, Mai Ha, Mai Khanh.. Xuan Mai, Hong Mai, Tuyet Mai. A form of Mai is the name Maie. Meaning: 'coyote'. Vietnamese baby names seem similar to Chinese names, Korean names, Japanese names but they are not actually. In some cases, names are combined to create a unique name. It is predominantly used in English, Japanese, Scandinavian, Vietnamese, and Welsh. As for the convention, Vietnamese personal names consist of three parts - family name, middle name, and given name and are used in this order.