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The baby boy name Maurice is of Latin origin. Maurice meaning, Maurice popularity, Maurice hieroglyphics, Maurice numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Maurice is of Latin , English and French origin.

The meaning of Maurice is "dark skinned, moorish".  

Maurice is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Mau-rice.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 504 in popular baby names for boys with 526 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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

 
   
Maurice is a form of the name Mauricius.

The names Mauri, Maurits, Maurycy, Meuric, Moric, Moritz, Morrey, Morris, Muiris are all forms of Maurice.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Maurice Sendak.

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

Just for fun, see the name Maurice 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 Maurice in Nautical Flags page.

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

Maurice Numerology
Maurice in Hieroglyhics
Maurice in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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