Maureen - Meaning Of Maureen, What Does Maureen Mean?

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Maureen Meaning


What does Maureen mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Maureen is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Maureen is "bitter".  

It is also of French origin, where its meaning is "dark" and English origin, where its meaning is "beloved".

Maureen is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Mau-reen.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 3589  in baby name popularity for girls with 43 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Maureen Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Maureen has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Maureen to other names.


Variants of the name Maureen include Maurene, Maurine, Mavreena, Moreen.

Maureen has the diminutive (nickname) Mo.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Maureen in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Maureen in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Maureen in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Maureen Numerology page.

Maureen Numerology
Maureen in Hieroglyhics
Maureen in Nautical Flags
Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.

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