What does Maurita mean?
Maurita /mau-ri-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the name Maurita means "star of the sea". Maurita is an alternate spelling of Mary (Latin) with the prefix Mau-. Maurita is also a form of Maureen (Irish, Gaelic).
Maurita has 36 more relations via Mary, Maureen: Malia▲, Mara▲, Maria, Mariam▲, Marian▼, Mariana▲, Marice, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Mariela▼, Marilla, Marin, Marion▼, Mariska, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Marja, Marla▼, Marya, Marysa, Maura▼, Maure, Maurene, Mauresa, Maurie, Maurine▼, Maurisa, Maurise, Maurissa, Maurizia, Mavra, Mayra▼, Mayria, Moria, Murial and Muriel▼.Kreatif forms: Mauride, Maurima, Merita. [more]
How popular is Maurita?
Maurita is a somewhat popular first name for women (#4216 out of 4276, Top 99%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Maurita and related names. Maria (#115 a year ago), Mary (#120), Mariana (#331), Malia (#345), Mariam (#568), Marie (#579), Mara (#695), Maura, Muriel, Maureen, Mayra, Maurine, Marla, Marin, Mariel, Marian, Mariela, Marietta, Marita, Marion and Maritza are the prominent related forms of Maurita (outside Top 1000). These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.3926%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.2022%, ▼48.5%), with versions like Maritza, Mayra, Mariela, Marie and Marietta falling out of style. Mariam (#568), Mara (#695), Mariana (#331) and Malia (#345) are four of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here, with Mariana undergoing a revival in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)