Maurice

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #531 in 2013 and #583 in 2014.

Famous People

Maurice Benard (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Maurice White (Singer), Maurice Cheeks (Basketball Player), Maurice Hines (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Maurice Lucas (Basketball Player), Maurice Gosfield (TV Actor), Maurice Stokes (Basketball Player), Maurice Argent (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Late Latin Mauricius, derived from Maurus ‎(“Moor; dark, swarthy”). Popularized by a 3rd century Roman soldier martyr.

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Latin language-).

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)

In French

Meaning(s):

-Mauritius (country)

-( male name)