Meaning and Name Origin
Denice \d(e)-ni-ce\ as a girls' name is of French derivation, and the name Denice means "follower of Dionysius". Denice is a derivative of Denise (French): feminine of Dennis, from the Greek name Dionysius. Usage of Denice as a name for kids is only intermittent.
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 (#86064 out of 88799, Top 97%). (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. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Denice and related names. Popular alternative forms of Denice appearing in the Top 1000 are Denise (#777 the previous year) and Denisse. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1950-1959 and are now much less widespread, 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.