What 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 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]
How 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)