Proper Noun

  • country ocean, Indian Ocean
  • Main island of the nation of the Republic of Mauritius.
  • Given name; e.g., St. Mauritius


  • From a Latinized form of the name of Maurits van Nassau.

Modern English dictionary

Explore and search massive catalog of over 900,000 word meanings.

Word of the Day

Get a curated memorable word every day.

Challenge yourself

Level up your vocabulary by setting personal goals.

And much more

Try out Vedaist now.