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Maurie (girl)

What does Maurie mean?

Maurie Pronunciation of Maurie [mau-rie] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Maurie) has the meaning "star of the sea". Maurie is an alternate spelling of Maureen (Irish, Gaelic): English transcription of Mairin.

Associated with: star, sea.


Maurie has 4 variants: Maura, Moira, Mora and Moria.

11 more related forms via Maureen: Maurene, Mauresa, Maurianne, Maurine, Maurisa, Maurise, Maurissa, Maurita, Maurizia, Mavra and Morine.

Creative forms:
(female) Marrie, Mirie, ..

(male) Mauce, Maujit, ..

Middle name pairings:
Maurie Isla (M.I.), ..

How popular is Maurie?

Maurie is an uncommon given name for females. Maurie is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Maura (#1490 from recent data), Maureen, Maurine, Moira (#1645) and Mora are the popular alternative forms of Maurie (not ranked). Other forms, like Mauresa, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Maurie reached its most widespread during the years 1950-1959 (median #1041) and has become much less since (#1827, 94%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maura, Maureen, Maurine, Moira, Mora in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maurie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Maurie is pronounced similarly to Maery, Mahra, Maira, Mairi, Mara, Marah, Maree, Mari, Maria, Mariah, Marie, Marra, Mary, Marya, Mayra, Mayria, Merree, Merri, Merrie, Miri and Myree. Other recommended names are Baubie, Carie, Carrie, Harrie, Karie, Karrie, Laure, Lauri, Laurice, Laurie, Lauriel, Laurin, Laurine, Macie, Maddie, Maggie, Maidie, Mair, Maire, Mairim, Maisie, Maizie, Malfie, Malkie, Mallie, Malvie, Mamie, Marcie, Mare, Marge, Margie, Marice, Marien, Mariet, Marike, Marin, Marine, Maris, Marje, Markie, Marlie, Marnie, Marrin, Marris, Martie, Marve, Mattie, Maude, Maxie, Maymie, Mazie, Moire, Murle and Paulie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maurie.

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