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Name Group Maurice/Maura

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Group info:
Meaning/translation:the one from Mauritania, the Moor
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:originally a Roman cognomen Mauricius with the meaning the one from Mauritania or the Moor
 known from Saint Maurice, a Christian Roman soldier from Egypt (4th century AD)
Words:maurus = dark skinned  Latin
Topics:Geographic name, Roman nickname
Variants' top ranks:6:Moritz Zurich 2011,  36:Mauricio Mexico 2009,  42:Mauro Belgium 2010,  43:Maurice England+Wales 1934,  68:Morris Netherlands 2014,  181:Maurin Switzerland/German 2015,  332:Maurus Switzerland 1997,  419:Maurine France 2002,  428:Maurizio Switzerland 1997,  546:Maurane Switzerland 1997
Name variants:

All variants, grouped by language of use

LanguageFemale VariantsMale Variants
GermanMauraMauritius, Mauritz, Maurus, Moritz, Moriz
Spanish Mauricio
Portuguese Mauricio
Dutch Mauritius
ItalianMauraMaurilio, Maurin, Maurizio, Mauro
FrenchMaurane, MaurineMaurice
English Maurice, Morice, Morris
Latin Mauricius
Name variants:

3 female and 14 male name variants, sorted by name and gender

NameLanguages of Use
MauraGerman, Italian
MauraneFrench
MaurineFrench

NameLanguages of Use
MauriceEnglish, French
MauricioPortuguese, Spanish
MauriciusLatin
MaurilioItalian
MaurinItalian
MauritiusGerman, Dutch
MauritzGerman
MaurizioItalian
MauroItalian
MaurusGerman
MoriceEnglish
MoritzGerman
MorizGerman
MorrisEnglish