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Boy Name: Morriss

Name: Morriss
Pronunciation: \m(o)-rri-ss\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: dark-skinned, Moorish
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Morris, Morrice, Moris
Similar Names: Borris, Boriss, Ferriss, Harriss, Markiss, Morrill, Morrisson, Morrison, Morrie, Norris, Parriss
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 19539

Description

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

The baby name Morriss sounds like Morris, Morrice and Moris. Other similar baby names are Borris, Boriss, Ferriss, Harriss, Markiss, Morrill, Morrisson, Morrison, Morrie, Norris and Parriss.

Popularity

Morriss is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#19539 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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