A 19th century alternative spelling of Mamie, diminutive of the female given name Mary. (proper-noun)
Examples of word Mayme
Iddie's mother Mary "Mayme" Walsh Burchill died March 20 of 1955.
Elizabeth's mother Mary "Mayme" Walsh Burchill, was born in Binghamton, N.Y., the daughter of Maurice and Margaret (O'Hara) Walsh.
Joe Palooka (Stuart Erwin) is a naive young man whose father Pete (Robert Armstrong) was a champion boxer, but his lifestyle caused Joe's mother Mayme (Marjorie Rambeau) to leave him and to take young Joe to the country to raise him.
Take for instance Mayme Clayton, who recently passed away at age 83.
By the time she died in October, at age 83 of pancreatic cancer ( "I've got a so-so body with a go-go mind," she said in her later years), Mayme Clayton amassed almost 30,000 rare, first-edition and out-of-print books.