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pinWhat does Mauro mean?

Mauro /mau-ro/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Mauro's name origin is Latin, and the name Mauro means "dark-skinned, Moorish". Mauro is an Italian, Portuguese form of Maurice (Latin).


Mauro has 6 variants: Maureo, Maurie, Maurio, Maury, Morey and Morrey.

Mauro has 23 more relations 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: Maumo, Maumor, Maurode. [more]

pinHow popular is Mauro?

Mauro is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#955 out of 1220, Top 78%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#4389 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Mauricio (#577 a year ago), Maurice (#583), Morris and Maury are the prominent variation forms of Mauro (not ranked). These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.4513%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.21%, 53.5% less), with the versions Maurice and Morris becoming less in vogue. Mauricio (#577) is the most chic baby name in this list. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Mauro and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Maurice, Mauricio, Maury, Morris in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Mauro is alike in pronunciation to Mareo, Mario and Maro. Other suggested similar baby names are Mar, Mar-, Marr and Tauro. These names tend to be less frequently used than Mauro.