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Meaning of the name Maury

[ 2 syll. mau-ry, ma-ury ] The baby boy name Maury is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as MOWRiy- †. Maury is used predominantly in the English language and its origin is Latin. Maury is a pet form of the name Maurice (English and French).

Maury is unusual as a baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1966 with 0.004% of baby boys being given the name Maury. Its ranking then was #823. The baby name has since experienced a loss in popularity, and is currently of very light use. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Maury, Maurice was the most widely used in 2012. Maury has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.

Baby names that sound like Maury include Ma'or (Hebrew), Maenar, Maenor, Maheir, Mahir (Arabic, Hebrew, and Turkish), Mahyr, Maier, Mainar, Mainor, Manar (Arabic), Maor (Hebrew), Marar (African), Mareo, Mari (Slovenian), Maria (German, Italian, and Polish), Mario (Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, English, French, and German), Maro, Maru, Mauree, and Maurey (English).

† Pronunciation for Maury: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

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