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Boy Name: Mauritz

Name: Mauritz
Pronunciation: \ma(u)-ri-tz\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: dark-skinned, Moorish
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Maurits, Moritz, Maurids
Similar Names: Lauritz, Laurits, Maurise
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 62028


Mauritz \ma(u)-ri-tz\ as a boy's name is a variant of Maurice (Latin), and the meaning of Mauritz is "dark-skinned, Moorish".

The baby name Mauritz sounds like Maurits, Moritz and Maurids. Other similar baby names are Lauritz, Laurits and Maurise.


Mauritz is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#62028 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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