What does Denice mean?
Denice /de-ni-ce/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of French derivation, and the name Denice means "follower of Dionysius". Denice is a version, with the suffix -ce, of Denise (French): feminine of Dennis.
How popular is Denice?
Denice is a very popular first name for women (#1004 out of 4276, Top 23%) and a slightly less popular last name for all people (#94227 out of 150436, Top 63%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Denice for girls. Denice was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak position of #485 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Denice and related names. Denise (#777 the previous year) and Denisse are the popular alternative forms of Denice appearing in the Top 1000. Variants like Dinny are seldom used. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4963%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.0743%, down 85%), with the versions Denise and Denice becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Denice▼ is alike in pronunciation to Danice and Danise. Other recommended similar baby names are Danica▲, Delice, Denica, Donica, Jenice, Lenice and Venice. These names tend to be less commonly used than Denice.