1) Combination of Japanese 芽 (me) = 'bud, sprout' and 依 (i) = 'rely on'
2) Combination of Japanese 芽 (me) = 'bud, sprout' and 生 (i) = 'life'
3) Combination of Japanese 芽 (me) = 'bud, sprout' and 衣 (i) = 'clothing, garment'
Mei is a name used among immigrants from Japan, but is very rarely used in the Nordic countries by people without an immigration background
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|#: count of main first name only|
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| Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.
No recent statistics trend found in databases for Mei.