Maurus is a masculine name of Latin origin, and is the base for popular names like Maurice and Morris. It translates to “Moorish,” which used to refer to anyone from present-day North Africa, as well as “dark-skinned.” This can be a great way to celebrate the traits that baby inherited from their family tree. If you plan on sharing your faith with your little one, Maurus was also the name of mulitple saints back in the day, giving your little one plenty of inspiration.
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.
Was this page helpful?
Article saved.Go to My Saved Articles
Name added. View Your List