What does Moritz mean?
Associated with: dark.
(male) Maritz, Monitz, ..
(female) Morie, Morina, .. Middle name pairings:
Moritz Craig (M.C.), ..
How popular is Moritz?
Moritz is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#5236 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Maurice (#621 the previous year) and Morris (#1548) are the prominent related forms of Moritz (outside Top 2000). These forms of Moritz were favored by parents in the 1910s (adoption of 0.36%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 0.03%, down 92%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Fitz, Fritz▼, Lauritz, Lorentz, Loritz, Marik, Marimo, Marino, Mario, Marion▼, Marius, Mart, Marti, Marty▼, Matz, Meril, Merill, Merit, Meritt, Merritt▼, Moise, Monte▼, Montez, Monty▼, Moray, Mordy, More, Morell, Morfin, Morfinn (see Morven), Morfyn, Morgan▼, Morgen, Morgun, Mori, Moriel, Morio, Morlee, Morley, Morly, Morrie, Morrow, Morry, Morse, Mort, Morten, Morton▼, Morty, Morven, Morvyn, Mosiah, Mosie, Muriel, Myrick, Peretz and Printz. These names tend to be more commonly used than Moritz.See names in meaning and etymology.