Name Morris Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Morris


Morris is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Morris

Morris is an English variant of the French name Maurice, which derived from the Latin names Mauritius or Maurus. Besides, it is an Anglicized form of the biblical name Moses.

What is the meaning of the name Morris?

Morris means “dark-skinned”, “Moorish” and “from Mauritania” (from Mauritius or Maurus) and “drew out” and “son” (from Moses).

Pronunciation of Morris

Variants of the name Morris


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Popularity of the name Morris

The name Morris is ranked #1759 overall.

Morris in the Top 50 Names

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