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Gender: Male Pronunciation: MOW-ro Meaning of Mauro: "moorish" Origin of Mauro: Spanish and Italian

The name Mauro is a boy's name meaning "moorish". Mauro and is often added to lists like Spanish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven/Hell/Purgatory Themed".

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Maura, a Top 100 name in Spain, is etymologically unrelated to the girls' name Maura, but that won't stop many English speakers from drawing the comparison.

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snowsbeloved Says:


I've only met two Mauros in my life and they both pronounced it MAR-oh.

danirose01 Says:


This is really handsome, and totally comes out of left field in terms of expectability.