Maura

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See also: maura, maùra, and maurā

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Either Irish Máire and Scottish Gaelic Màiri, or from Italian Maura.

Proper noun[edit]

Maura

  1. A female given name from Irish or Scottish Gaelic, of English, Scottish and Irish usage, variant of Mary.
  2. A female given name from Italian, masculine equivalent Mauro.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Catalan, French, and Italian Maura.

Proper noun[edit]

Maura (plural Mauras)

  1. A surname.
Statistics[edit]
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Maura is the 38103rd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 582 individuals. Maura is most common among Hispanic/Latino (45.02%) and White (40.55%) individuals.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Feminine form of Mauro.

Proper noun[edit]

Maura ?

  1. a female given name from Latin
  2. a surname originating as a matronymic

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Maura

  1. inflection of Maurus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Adjective[edit]

Maurā

  1. ablative feminine singular of Maurus