Popularity:3789
Origin:Irish
Meaning:star of the sea
Maura is a girl’s name with Irish origins. Meaning “star of the sea”, this name is wonderful for dwellers of the seaside or a passion for all things oceanography. The name Maura is also easy on the tongue and has grown in popularity in recent years. Whether you want your little one to have an understanding of aquatic nature or want to pay homage to your Irish roots, Maura is a gorgeous name for any future star.

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