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Boy Name: Moris

Name: Moris
Pronunciation: \m(o)-ris\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: dark-skinned, Moorish
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Moriz, Marius, Mars, Morriss, Moricz, Morice, Morse
Similar Names: Boris, Mori, Morio
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 18550


Moris \m(o)-ris\ as a boy's name is a variant of Maurice (Latin) and Morris, and the meaning of Moris is "dark-skinned, Moorish".

The baby name Moris sounds like Moriz, Marius, Mars, Morriss, Moricz, Morice and Morse. Other similar baby names are Boris, Mori and Morio.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Moris.


Moris is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#18550 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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