What does Maurine mean?
Maurine \ma(u)-ri-ne\ as a girls' name is of Latin, Irish and Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of Maurine is "star of the sea". Maurine is a derivative of Mary (Latin). Maurine is also a derivative of Maureen (Irish, Gaelic).
Maurine▼ has 30 more related variations via Mary, Maureen: Maire, Mallie▼, Mamie▼, Mare, Maree, Maria, Mariam▲, Mariana▲, Marice, Maridel, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Marilee▼, Marita, Marje, Maryse, Maura▼, Maure, Mauresa, Maurie, Maurisa, Maurise, Maurissa, Maurita, Maurizia, Maymie▼, Mayria, Muire, Murial and Muriel▼.
Maurine is a very popular first name for females (#1086 out of 4276, Top 25%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Maurine for girls. Maurine entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #364 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Maurine and corresponding names. Prominent alternative forms of Maurine are Mallie, Mamie, Maren, Maria (#115 in 2014), Mariam (#568), Marian, Mariana (#331), Mariann, Marianne, Marie (#579), Mariel, Marilee, Marin, Marion, Marita, Mary (#120), Maryann, Maryanne, Maura, Maureen, Maymie and Muriel. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 and are now much less widespread, with versions such as Marie, Maryanne, Maura, Maureen and Maurine falling out of style. Mariam (#568) and Mariana (#331) are two of the more chic names for newborns in this list, with Mariana going through a revival in popularity. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Maurine▼ is alike in pronunciation to Mairin, Mariane, Marine, Marinn and Marrin. Other suggested similar baby names are Laurine, Marina▼ and Marne. These names tend to be less frequently used than Maurine.