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Spell Check of Maurice

Correct spelling: Maurice

Common misspellings for Maurice:

  • maruice (25%)
  • murice (12%)
  • mauruce (12%)
  • mourice (12%)
  • maurtce (12%)
  • mauricre (12%)
  • maurices (6%)
  • nurvice (6%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Maurice \ma(u)-ri-ce\

dark-skinned, Moorish
Maurice as a boy's name is pronounced maw-REESE. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Maurice is "dark-skinned, Moorish". Also possibly an anglicized form of Muirgheas (Irish, Gaelic) "seafarer" and ultimately derive from the Phoenician term "mauharim", meaning "easterner". Roman name introduced to Britain by the Normans and commonly used into the 17th century. Saint Maurus (sixth century) was a French saint. Mauricio is a Spanish form; Mauro is Italian and Portuguese. See also Merrick. Actor Maurice Chevalier; writer Maurice Sendak; composer Maurice Ravel.
Related names:
Seymour, Amaury.
Merce, Marius.
Moss, Maurell, Maureo, Mauricio, Maurids, Maurie, Maurin, Maurio, Maurise, Maurits, Mauritius, Mauritz, Maurizio, Mauro, Maurus, Maury, Maurycy, Morey, Morice, Moricz, Morino, Moris, Moritz, Moriz, Morrel, Morrey, Morrice, Morrill, Morris, Morriss.

Examples of usage for Maurice:

  1. What will she say, Maurice? "Prince Fortunatus" , William Black.
  2. It was Maurice who answered her. "Prince Fortunatus" , William Black.
  3. Can you tell me, Maurice? "Prince Fortunatus" , William Black.

Quotes for Maurice:

  1. Maurice was a silly man. Maurice liked being silly. - Barry Gibb
  2. It makes us feel better that everyone out there is thinking of Maurice. - Robin Gibb
  3. When Maurice touched a keyboard, it was like something from a movie, magical. He would always give you something from a movie, and you'd go, what did you just play... immediately inspirational writings, amazing. That's what we're going to miss. - Robin Gibb
  4. I bet Maurice Gibb's heart monitor was singing the tune of Stayin' Alive. - Graham Norton
  5. I genuinely liked all of the cast members very much. Steve had a wicked sense of humor. I remember Russell coming to my rescue, once. I watched Eric evolve before everyone's eyes. Maurice loved what he did, so. He treated his character with respect, down to the costuming. - Madeleine Stowe