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Maury meaning and name origin

Maury \ma(u)-ry\ as a boy's name has the meaning "dark-skinned, Moorish" and is a variant of Maurice (Latin): also possibly an anglicized form of Muirgheas (Irish, Gaelic) "seafarer" and ultimately derive from the Phoenician term "mauharim", meaning "easterner".

Maury has 6 variant forms: Maureo, Maurie, Maurio, Mauro, Morey, Morrey.

Maury is also pronounced similarly to Maro, Morry and Murry. Other suggested similar baby names are Mabry, Mar, Mar- and Marr.


Popularity of Maury

Maury is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#14552 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Maury name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Maury with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


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