Song thrush
Like the Name Mavis?
+ Mavis
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Mavis"

The name Mavis orinates in Old French and it means "song thrush". Initially, it was used in the novel The Sorrows of Satan, written by Marie Corelli. Geoffrey Chaucer also used it in his Canterbury Tales. It was popular in the 1930s but nowadays it is rather old-fashioned.

Popularity of the Name Mavis
Also Spelled Like...

Maviss, Mavys

Famous Mavis

Mavis Fan - model
Mavis Gallant - writer

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Mavis?
Discussion on the name Mavis
Weekly Prize Big thumb kiddopotamus

Just in time for the holiday, Summer Infant launches the Kiddopotamus toy line.  The products, designed to inspire play between babies and parents, includes colorful animals and fun play patterns.One lucky person will win the following items:Safari So Good BouncerThe Safari So Good Bouncer is a colorful, interactive bouncer seat that offers a unique play pattern with plush animal-themed puppets that invite parents into the play experience.  The bouncer includes musical melodies, a two-position recline, and a three-point harness to keep baby safe and secure....

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.