Moura Family History
Moura Name Meaning
Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from Moura in Beja Portugal or from any of the like named places in Galicia. French (mainly Gascogne): dialect variant of More ‘Moor’. Compare Moure . French (mainly Nord): probably a topographic name from old Picard moure ‘marsh’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press