Moritz Family History
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Moritz Name Meaning
German, Dutch, Danish and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Moritz, a variant of Mauritz (see Morris). Among Jews it was sometimes assumed as a surname by bearers of the personal name Moses, as the two names have some phonetic similarity.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Britz, Mauritz, Moretz, Martz, Kritz, Mort, Morici, Moris, Mertz