/maw reen"/, n.
a female given name, Irish form of Mary.
Also, Maurene, Maurine.

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  • Maureen — is a female given name, pronounced /mɔːˈriːn/. Anglicized form of Máirín, a pet form of Máire, which is the Irish cognate of Mary. It is a variant of Mary, and may be a feminine form of Maurice, also Mauicel, Mauricel, Maricel, Maui along with… …   Wikipedia

  • Maureen — f English and Irish: Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Máirín, a pet form of Máire. See also MOREEN (SEE Moreen). Variants: Maurene, Maurine. Short form: Mo …   First names dictionary

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  • Maureen — Recorded as Marran, Marren, Maren, Marin, Marrone, Marryn and many others, this is a diminutive of the famous personal name Mary. Introduced into the British Isles by returning Crusaders from the Holy Land in the 12th century, Mary meaning the… …   Surnames reference

  • Maureen — irischer Ursprung, englische Koseform von → Maria …   Deutsch namen

  • Maureen — Provenance. Prénom dérivé de Maure. Vient du latin maurus , signifie : maure Nom d un peuple d Afrique. Se fête le 21 septembre. Histoire. Née en Champagne, au IXème siècle, sainte Maure est la fille d un riche seigneur. Elle consacre sa fortune… …   Dictionnaire des prénoms français, arabes et bretons

  • Maureen — n. female first name …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Maureen O'Hara — Nombre real Maureen Fitzsimons Nacimiento 17 de agosto de 1920 (91 años) Ranelagh, Dublín …   Wikipedia Español

  • Maureen O'Hara — dans Le Cygne noir (1942) Données clés Nom de naissanc …   Wikipédia en Français

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