What does Maurise mean?
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).
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)
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.See names in meaning and etymology.