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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Moriz

Name: Moriz
Pronunciation: \m(o)-riz\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: dark-skinned, Moorish
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Moris, Moricz
Similar Names: Moritz, Mori, Morio


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

The baby name Moriz sounds like Moris and Moricz. Other similar baby names are Moritz, Mori and Morio.


Moriz 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)

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