Name: Morris

Origin and Meaning of the Name Morris

  • Meaning:
    Moor
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Moor
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MOR iss)
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Miscellaneous Info for Morris

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Variant spelling of Maurice, quite common in the Middle Ages.

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Popularity Rank of Morris (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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