See also: mairi and Mairi

Scottish GaelicEdit


From Mary


Proper nounEdit


  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Mary.

Usage notesEdit

  • Both these words are translated into English as Mary, but Màiri is used as a given name, while Moire is reserved for the mother of Jesus Christ.

Related termsEdit


Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
Màiri Mhàiri
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.