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Name Maurice

Meaning:the one from Mauritania, the MoorTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English, French
Saints:Maurice
US 2015 rank:#621     ... 619:Tristen, 620:Wilson, 621:Maurice, 622:Samson, 623:Cayson ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Maurine, Aurica, Caprice, Darice, Fabrice, Latrice, Laurie, Laurine, Marica, Maricel     Details
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About Maurice/Maura, the group of names with the same origin as Maurice

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
Old/original forms:Mauricius Latin
Name variants:Maura, Maurane, Maurine, Maurice, Mauricio, Maurilio, Maurin, Mauritius, Mauritz, Maurizio, Mauro, Maurus, Morice, Moritz, Moriz, Morris   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Belgium 2015 99
Belgium prevalence 2013 89
England+Wales decadesGraph1954 95,  1944 62,  1934 431924 47,  1914 48,  1904 50
Switzerland 1997 245
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 188,  2014 146,  2013 127
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 284,  1980-1989 185,  1970-1979 1671960-1969 184
USA yearlyGraph2015 621,  2014 581,  2013 527,  2012 502,  2011 460,  2010 447,  2009 438,  2008 402,  2007 413,  2006 393,  2005 411,  2004 382,  2003 358,  2002 377,  2001 371,  2000 344,  1999 356,  1998 327,  1997 320,  1996 324,  1995 300,  1994 294,  1993 258
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