Name: Moore

Origin and Meaning of the Name Moore

  • Meaning:
    Open land; bog
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Moor
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Moor
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (moor)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Moore)
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Miscellaneous Info for Moore

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    English surname that may be derived from the Middle English 'mor' meaning "open land" or "bog". It may also come from the given name Maurus or as a nickname for a person of dark complexion, from Old French more meaning "Moor".

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