Meaning and Origin of: Maura

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Hebrew : Bitter; rebellion
  • Irish : Dark-skinned; bitter; dark
  • French : Dark; dark-haired
  • Irish : Bitter
  • Irish : Bitter; great

Last name origin & meaning:

  • Catalan and French : variant of Maure, from the Latin personal name Maurus (see Moore 2).
  • Southern Italian : from a feminine variant of the personal name Mauro.