Maurice Name Meaning and Origin

Maurice is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Latin’ origin. The baby name Maurice means “A Dark Skinned Person”.


Maurice Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Latin”



Maurice is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “MAWR + is”


Maurice Name Meaning:

Maurice is an English and French name, derived from the Latin name ‘Mauritius’, itself derived from the word ‘maurus’, which means ‘swarthy or dark skinned’ and was the Roman word for a ‘moor’



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Not available


Famous people with this name:

Maurice Gibb – musician

Maurice Richard – hockey player

Maurice Stokes – basketball player

Maurice Benard – actor

Maurice Clarett – football player

Maurice Jarre – composer

Maurice Jones-Drew – American football player




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