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Morrice

What does Morrice mean?

Morrice Pronunciation of Morrice [mor-rice] as a name for boys has its root in Latin, and Morrice means "dark-skinned, Moorish". Morrice is a variant form of Maurice (Latin).

Associated with: dark.

Variations

Morrice has 7 variants: Maurise, Maurus, Morice, Moris, Moriz, Morris and Morriss.

7 more different relations via Maurice: Maurie, Moricz, Morino, Moritz, Morrel, Morrey and Morrill.

Creative forms:
(male) Marce, Morce, ..

(female) Morrisa, Morsa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Morrice Lawson (M.L.), ..

How popular is Morrice?

Morrice is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#67522 out of 150436, Top 45%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Morrice (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Maurice (#621 from current records) and Morris (#1548). These relations of Morrice were popular as birth names during 1910-1919 (adoption of 0.4%) and have become much less conventional since, with versions like Morris falling out of fashion. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maurice, Morris in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Morrice and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Brice, Corrick, Corrie, Curtice, Dorrance, Fabrice, Horace, Lorance, Lorence, Lorrence, Markise, Markize, Marriner, Martie, Mavrick, Mcbride, Merce, Merrick, Merrik, Merril, Merrill, Merritt, Meyrick, Moise, Monroe, Montie, Moore, More, Morfin, Morfinn (see Morven), Mori, Moriel, Morio, Morlee, Morrell, Morrgan, Morrie, Morrison, Morrley (see Morley), Morrow, Morrowe (see Murrow), Morry, Morse, Mortimer, Mosie, Murfie (see Murphy), Myrick, Norrie, Patrice, Price, Roice, Rorric, Torence, Torrance, Torrence, Torrie and Yorrick. These names tend to be more frequently used than Morrice.

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