Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: dark-skinned, Moorish
Sounds Like: Maurits, Mauritz, Maurids
Similar Names: Laurits, Marianus, Marinus, Marius, Martinus, Maurus, Maurizio, Mauricio
Mauritius \ma(u)-ri-tius\ as a boy's name is a variant of Maurice (Latin), and the meaning of Mauritius is "dark-skinned, Moorish".
The baby name Mauritius sounds like Maurits, Mauritz and Maurids. Other similar baby names are Laurits, Marianus, Marinus, Marius, Martinus, Maurus, Maurizio and Mauricio.
Mauritius is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)