Gender Masculine
Usage Welsh
Pronounced Pron. MAY-rig

Meaning & History

Welsh form of Maurice. This was the name of a few early Welsh kings.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesMaurits(Dutch) Maurice, Morris, Mo, Moe(English) Mauri(Finnish) Maurice(French) Moritz(German) Móric, Mór(Hungarian) Muiris(Irish) Maurizio(Italian) Mauritius(Late Roman) Māris(Latvian) Morris(Medieval English) Maurycy(Polish) Maurício(Portuguese) Mauricio(Spanish)
Surname DescendantsMerrick, Merricks, Meyrick(Welsh)


Entry updated February 4, 2020