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What does Maurids mean?

Maurids Pronunciation of Maurids [mau-rids] as a boys' name is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Maurids is "dark-skinned, Moorish". Maurids is an alternate spelling of Maurice (Latin).

Associated with: dark.


18 different relations via Maurice: Maurell, Maureo, Mauricio, Maurie, Maurin, Maurio, Maurise, Mauritius, Maurits, Mauritz, Maurizio, Mauro, Maurus, Maury, Maurycy, Moris, Morris and Morriss.

Creative forms:
(male) Marids, Mirids, ..


Middle name pairings:
Maurids Cristofer (M.C.), ..

How popular is Maurids?

Maurids is an unusual first name for males. Maurids is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Maurids (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Mauricio (#560 last year), Maurice (#621), Morris (#1548), Mauro (#1602) and Maury. Other forms, like Maurin, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Maurids was widespread among parents a century ago (usage of 0.4%) and has become significantly diminished since (usage 0.1%, 83%). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maurice, Mauricio, Mauro, Maury, Morris in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maurids and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Laurits (see Lawrence), Macarios, Macarius, Macbride, Mads, Majid, Makarios, Manfrid, Marcas, Marcos, Marcus, Marik, Marimo, Marino, Marinos, Marinus, Mario, Marion, Marius, Markiss, Markos, Markus, Mars, Mathias, Matias, Mattias, Mavrick, Mcbride, Murdo and Muriel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Maurids.

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