What does Mauritz mean?
Mauritz /mau-ritz/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Mauritz's root is Latin, and Mauritz means "dark-skinned, Moorish". Mauritz is a variant form of Maurice (Latin) with the suffix -tz.
Mauritz has 27 more alternative forms via Maurice: Maurell, Maureo, Mauricio▲, Maurids, Maurie, Maurin, Maurio, Maurise, Mauritius, Maurizio, Mauro, Maurus, Maury, Maurycy, Morey, Morice, Moricz, Morino, Moris, Moriz, Morrel, Morrey, Morrice, Morrill, Morris▼, Morriss and Moss.Kreatif forms: Macritz, Manritz, Mauritzzie. [more]
How popular is Mauritz?
Mauritz is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#45829 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Mauritz and affiliated names. Popular related forms of Mauritz (outside Top 1000) are Maurice (#583 a year ago), Mauricio (#577), Maury and Morris. Usage of these boy names was at its most widespread during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.4513%) and is now much lower (usage 0.21%, ▼53.5%), with the forms Maurice and Morris becoming less stylish. Mauricio (#577) is the most trendy name for newborns among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Lauritz. Like Mauritz, this name is not commonly used.