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Morice meaning and name origin

Morice \m(o)-ri-ce\ 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". Also a variant of Morris: anglicization of Maurice (Latin) "dark-skinned, Moorish".

Morice has 6 variant forms: Maurise, Maurus, Moris, Moriz, Morrice, Morriss.

Suggested similar baby names are Merce, Moricz, Morse and Myrick.

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Popularity of Morice

Morice is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#46192 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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