What does Maurie mean?
Maurie /mau-rie/ as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Maurie) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Maurie is "dark-skinned, Moorish". Maurie is a version of Maurice (Latin). Compare last name Mauri.
How popular is Maurie?
Maurie is an uncommon given name for men. Maurie is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the history of Maurie and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Maurie (not ranked) are Mauricio (#577 via latest list), Maurice (#583), Morris and Maury. Other variants, like Mauro, are seldom used. These forms of Maurie were at the height of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (average #548) and are somewhat less conventional today (#790, 53% less), with forms such as Morris falling out of style. Mauricio is the most chic name for newborns here. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Maurie is pronounced similarly to Mareo, Mario▲, Maro, Meiri, Mori, Morio, Morrie, Murrey and Murry▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Barrie, Garrie, Harrie, Larie, Laurie, Lawrie, Mackie, Macrae, Mahir, Maier, Mannie, Mar, Mar-, Marik, Marr, Martie, Marve, Massie, Mattie, Maxie▼, Moore, More, Muir, Murfie, Muriel, Parrie and Paulie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maurie.