What does Moises mean?
Associated with: savior (defender).
Moises▲ has 1 variant: Moyses.Creative forms:
(male) Mases, Morses, ..
(female) Moimes, Moine, .. Middle name pairings:
Moises Noe (M.N.), ..
How popular is Moises?
Moises is a somewhat popular first name for men (#607 out of 1220, Top 50%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#41448 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Moises entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex position of #308 in the U.S. in the year 2001, and is at #476 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Moses (#471 in recent rankings), Moshe (#552), Moss, Mose and Moe are the prominent alternative forms of Moises (#476 in recent rankings). These relations of Moises were popular as birth names a century ago (median #1290) and are somewhat less common today (#1249, 31.5% less usage). Moses has been the overall favorite, although Moises seems to be becoming a favorite too, while versions like Moses are now less popular.
Moises▲ is pronounced similarly to Masos. Other suggested similar names are Aimes, Aries, Cortes, Forbes, Gaines, Giles▼, Hobbes, Hodges, Holmes, Jiles, Jones, Kortes, Magnes, Maier, Manases, Mansel, Massen, Massey, Mayes, Meier, Meliseo, Mersey, Mike▼, Mikel, Mikey, Miles▲, Mills, Miner, Minos, Mirek, Misha, Modred, Monte▼, Montel, Montes, Montez, Moore, More, Morey, Morgen, Morice, Moriel, Moris, Morlee, Morley, Morrel, Morrey, Morris▼, Morriss, Morse, Morten, Morven, Mosaed, Myles▲, Narses, Niles, Raines, Ramses, Ries, Rives, Stiles and Ulises. These names tend to be less commonly used than Moises.See names in meaning and etymology.