Maynard Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Maynard:
From the Anglo-French Mainard, which is derived from the Old High German Maganhard (mighty and brave), a compound name composed of the elements magan (power, strength, might) and hart (strong, hardy, brave).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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