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Name Moritz

Meaning:the one from Mauritania, the MoorTools:

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About the name Moritz in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Moriz, Dorit, Fritz, Joriz, Marit, Marita, Maritza, Mauritz, Merita, Moriah     Details
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About Maurice/Maura, the group of names with the same origin as Moritz

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
AustriaGraph2014 19,  2013 172012 19,  2011 19,  2010 19,  2009 21,  2008 23,  2007 24,  2006 25,  2005 23,  2004 28,  1999 39
Austria/ViennaGraph2014 21,  2013 92012 10,  2011 14,  2010 16,  2009 10,  2008 18,  2007 18,  2006 19,  2005 16,  2004 21,  2003 20,  2002 21,  2001 22,  2000 29
Germany/Düsseldorf 2010 10
Germany/FrankfurtGraph2015 19,  2014 26,  2013 17,  2012 19,  2011 25,  2010 25,  2009 12,  2008 26,  2007 27,  2006 21,  2005 16,  2004 21,  2003 92002 16,  2001 12,  2000 19
Germany/MunichGraph2015 14,  2014 12,  2013 9,  2012 15,  2011 9,  2010 92009 13,  2008 12,  2007 16,  2006 18,  2005 14,  2004 11,  2003 16,  2002 13,  2001 12
Switzerland 1997 132
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 67,  2014 672013 78
Switzerland/ZurichGraph2015 15,  2014 7,  2012 18,  2011 6
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