Maurice meaning, origin, history

Name: Maurice No. of characters: 7 Gender: BoyOrigin: Latin
How to pronounce Maurice mau-ri-ce What does my name mean? Meanings: Dark-skinned, Moorish, The One From Mauritania

Maurice was ranked 549 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 7.23% from its previous ranking of 512 in 2014. Maurice was ranked 860 in 1995 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.14% from its previous ranking of 842 in 1994. Comes from the Latin "maurus" means "Moorish" Name of the people of Africa. Is celebrated on September 22.. Thoughtful, very active,Mauriceact in a balanced and never engage lightly. Picky,Mauricelike the work well done. Maurice are full of common sense. Their confidence is unwavering. Friendly, hospitable, curious,Mauricealways surround themselves with friends. These are men of their word on which we can rely. Their need to please, to be recognized and admired, constantly motivate them.

Full form of Maurice : Methodical Agreeable Unmethodical Reliable Informal Communicative Encouraging

Maurice is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 1327 in 2014. Only 281 people have Maurice as their first name. Maurice is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Maurice is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1911 and ranked 549 (0.010828% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 135912 people wear Maurice as their first name. Maurice is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1898 and ranked 549 (0.010828% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 135912 people have Maurice as their first name. Maurice is not a native United States and Maurice may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.038019% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Maurice
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
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191294811
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1914941256
19151001440
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Expression number of Maurice is 7.

Maurice likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Maurice are gifted with an analytical mind. Maurice are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Maurice Alarice, Altrice, Anitrice, Antrice, Armetrice, Artrice, Atrice, Batrice, Beathrice, Beatrice, Beautrice, Bertrice, Betrice, Brice, Béatrice, Candrice, Cantrice, Caprice, Carice, CatriceFamous people named Maurice
Maurice Elvey, British film director, the most prolific in the history, who directed nearly 200 films from 1913 to 1957
Maurice Martenot, French sergeant, cellist and radio operator, known for discovering in 1928 the waves
Maurice Pialat, French director, screenwriter and actor
Emily Fitzmaurice in GoatSucker as Actress
Ann Maurice in House Doctor as
Mary Maurice in A Mother's Devotion; or, The Firing of the Patchwork Quilt as Actress
Tia Maurice in Dry Bones as Actress
Maurice Cass in Charlie Chan at the Opera as Actor
Maurice Elvey in The Clairvoyant as Director
Sean Mauricette in Jump In! as Actor
Maurice Schutz in La passion de Jeanne d'Arc as Actor
Maurice Sonnenberg in Midnight in Paris as Actor
Maurice O'Connell in A Prayer for the Dying as Actor
Maurice Benard, actor
Maurice Chevalier, actor,writer
Maurice Elvey, director,producer,writer
Maurice Jarre, composer
Maurice LaMarche, actor,producer
Maurice Jaubert, composer
Maurice Thiriet, composer
Maurice Costello, actor,director,writer
Maurice Abraham, director
Maurice Achard, writer
Names like Maurice Mau, Maud, Mauda, Maude, Maudean, Maudeen, Maudelene, Maudeleyn, Maudeline, Maudell, Maudella, Maudelle, Maudena, Maudene, Maudestine, Maudie, Maudine, Maudra, Maudrey, Maudry
Posts having Maurice: Comments :Maurice is a first male. Its etymology is Latin: of Mauricius, which indicates a dark color or ethnic origin " Moorish ". Its feminine form Mauricette. The name was originally given in honor of St. Saint Maurice, martyr holds a large number of important churches. Versions of the name in other languages are Breton : MOIC, German : Moritz [mo: ʁɪts], English : Morris [mɔɹɪs], Catalan : Maurici [mǝurisi], Spanish : Mauricio [mauriθjo], Finnish : Mauri, Welsh : Meurig, Meuric, Irish : Muiris, Italian : Maurizio [mauritsjo], Latin : Mauricius, Netherlands : Maurits. - Jeri Hasson Popularity of Maurice

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Other variants of Maurice :Maurits Mauri Moritz Móric Muiris Maurizio Mauritius Morris Maurycy Maurício Mauricio Meurig Meuric  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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