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Morris Meaning


What does Morris mean?

The name Morris is of English and French origin.

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

Morris is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Mo-rris.

The Given Name Morris

Morris is a form of Maurice. See Maurice for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Morris, is one of warmth and strength.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Morris is also great as a middle name.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Morris 'Red' Badgro, and Morris Chestnut.

Morris Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 1,548 in baby name popularity for boys with 104 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,464 in baby name popularity for boys with 111 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Morris has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Morris Name Popularity Page.

Morris Related Names

Morris is a form of Maurice.

Morris has the diminutive (nickname) Mo.

Famous Morriss

  • Morris 'Red' Badgro ~ Football Player
  • Morris Chestnut ~ Actor

Morris Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Morris.

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Morris Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Morris in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Morris.

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