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Maurise (girl)

What does Maurise mean?

Maurise Pronunciation of Maurise [mau-rise] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Maurise) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Maurise is "star of the sea". Maurise is a variant form of Mary (Latin). Maurise is also a derivative of Maureen (Irish, Gaelic).

Associated with: star, sea.

Variations

Maurise has 2 variants: Marice and Maryse.

36 more different relations via Mary, Maureen: Maire, Mallie, Mamie, Mare, Maree, Maria, Mariam, Marian, Maridel, Marie, Mariel, Marilee, Marin, Marion, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Marje, Marysa, Maura, Maure, Maurene, Mauresa, Maurianne, Maurie, Maurine, Maurisa, Maurissa, Maurita, Maurizia, Maymie, Mayria, Morine, Muire, Murial and Muriel.

Creative forms:
(female) Merrise, Merse, ..

(male) Maurica, Mauride, ..

Middle name pairings:
Maurise Saoirse (M.S.), ..

How popular is Maurise?

Maurise is an uncommon first name for females. Maurise is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Mallie, Mamie, Maree, Maria (#109 in 2015), Mariam (#563), Marian (#1104), Marie (#564), Mariel (#1839), Marilee, Marin (#1471), Marion (#1527), Mariska, Marita, Mary (#124), Maura (#1490), Maureen, Maurine, Maymie and Muriel are the prominent related forms of Maurise (not ranked). Other variants, like Maurisa, are seldom used. These forms of Maurise reached the top of their popularity 125 years ago (adoption of 9.71%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 0.45%, 95% less), with forms such as Muriel becoming less stylish. Mariam is the most fashionable birth name among these. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mallie, Mamie, Maree, Maria, Mariam in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marian, Marie, Mariel, Marilee, Marin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marion, Mariska, Marita, Mary, Maura in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maureen, Maurine, Maymie, Muriel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maria, Mariam, Mary outside U.S.

Similar Names

Maurise is alike in pronunciation to Maris, Marise, Marisse, Marris, Marys and Meris. Other recommended names are Caprise, Laurice, Laurie, Laurine, Marcee, Marcie, Mareisa, Marge, Margie, Marieke, Marijke, Marika, Marike, Mariko, Marine, Marisa, Marisha, Mariske, Marissa, Mariza, Marjie, Markee, Markie, Marlise, Marrissa, Marsee, Marsey, Maudie and Morisa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maurise.

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