What does Maurita mean?
Maurita [mau-ri-ta] 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 suffix -urita. 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▼.Creative forms:
(female) Marrita, Maurica, ..
(male) Mauride, Maurista, .. Middle name pairings:
Maurita Kora (M.K.), ..
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)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Below is a charted analysis of the statistics of Maurita and related names. Maria (#109 a year ago), Mary (#124), Mariana (#296), Malia (#313), Mariam (#563), Marie (#564), Mara (#739), Marian (#1104), Maritza (#1201), Mayra (#1275), Marin (#1471), Maura (#1490), Marion (#1527), Mariela (#1560), Mariel (#1839), Muriel, Maureen, Maurine, Marla, Mariska, Marita, Marietta and Marilla are the prominent related forms of Maurita (outside Top 2000). These relations of Maurita were popular as birth names 125 years ago (average #1306) and have become much less widespread since (#1311, ▼93.5%), with versions like Marian going out of style. Mary is more familiar than the rest, though Maria is now higher in the list. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aurita, Carita, Karita, Larita, Laurina, Laurita, Malita, Marcita, Margita, Marhta, Mariet, Marika, Marina▼, Marisa▼, Marit, Mariza, Markita, Marsita, Mart, Marta▼, Marte, Marth, Martha▼, Marti, Martia, Martita, Martta, Marty, Matrina, Meerta, Mirta, Myrta▼, Paulita, Sarita, Taurina and Zarita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Maurita.See names in meaning and etymology.