Spanish variation of Maurice

Mauricio Origin and Meaning

The name Mauricio is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "dark-skinned".

This Spanish version of Maurice has been on the US charts since the 60s. Mauricio peaked in the early 2000s, getting as high as #353 before falling again. With lively, "-o" ending names getting the attention they have got in recent years, Mauricio would be a great option. Mauricio Macri was a former president of Argentina.

# 668 in the US

Mauricio Rank in US Top 1000

Mauricio Popularity

Famous People Named Mauricio

  • Mauricio MacriPresident of Argentina
  • Mauricio Roberto PochettinoArgentine footballer
  • Mauricio Aníbal IslaChilean footballer
  • Mauricio Andrés PellegrinoArgentine footballer
  • Mauricio UmanskyAmerican real estate agent and reality TV personality; husband of Kyle Richards ("The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills") and brother,in,law to the Hiltons
  • Maurício GugelminBrazilian racing driver
  • Maurício Milani "Shogun" RuaBrazilian mixed martial artist
  • Mauricio Ricardo PinillaChilean footballer
  • Mauricio EchazúPeruvian tennis player

Mauricio in Pop Culture

  • Mauricio Babiloniacharacter from Gabriel Garcia Marquez' "One Hundred Years of Solitude". Solemn but romantic young man who is always accompanied by yellow butterflies.