What does Maurene mean?
Maurene \ma(u)-re-ne\ as a girls' name. Maurene's name origins are Latin, Irish and Gaelic, and Maurene means "star of the sea". Maurene is a derivative of Mary (Latin). Maurene is also a variant of Maureen (Irish, Gaelic).
Maurene is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Maurene is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Maurene and associated names. Prominent related forms of Maurene (#unlisted) are Maren, Marian, Mariann, Marianne, Marie (#579 last year), Marin, Marion, Mary (#120), Maryann, Maryanne, Maura, Maureen and Maurine. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1950-1959 and is now much less, with forms like Marie, Maryanne, Maura, Maureen and Maurine becoming somewhat dated. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)