What does Maurie mean?
Maurie /mau-rie/ [2 sylls.] 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.
Maurie has 23 more alternative forms via Maurice: Maurell, Mauricio▲, Maurids, Maurin, Maurise, Mauritius, Maurits, Mauritz, Maurizio, Maurus, Maurycy, Morice, Moricz, Morino, Moris, Moritz, Moriz, Morrel, Morrice, Morrill, Morris▼, Morriss and Moss.Kreatif forms: Manrie, Merie, Mirie. [more]
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 usage of Maurie and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Maurie (not ranked) are Mauricio (#577 a year ago), Maurice (#583), Morris and Maury. Variants like Maurids are seldom used. These boy names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.4513%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.21%, down 53.5%), with the forms Maurice and Morris becoming less in vogue. Mauricio (#577) is the most chic name for newborns here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)