What does Dulce mean?
Dulce [dulce] as a girls' name is pronounced DOOL-cee. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Dulce is "sweet". Roman name revived in the early 20th century. Dulcinea (dool-see-NAY-ah) was a name created by Cervantes's "Don Quixote" for his idealised lady.
Dulce▼ has 20 variants: Delcina, Delcine, Delsine, Dulce▼, Dulcea, Dulci, Dulcia, Dulciana, Dulcibella, Dulcibelle, Dulcie, Dulcina, Dulcine, Dulcinea, Dulcy, Dulsea, Dulsia, Dulsiana, Dulsibell and Dulsine.Creative forms:
(female) Dilce, Dullis, ..
(male) Dulcel, Dulde, .. Middle name pairings:
Dulce Lena (D.L.), ..
How popular is Dulce?
Dulce is a very popular first name for women (#1448 out of 4276, Top 34%) and a slightly less popular surname for all people (#88461 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Dulce entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top position of #264 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is currently at #663. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Dulcie is the only other prominent related form of Dulce (#663 a year ago). Adoption of these relations of Dulce reached its highest 8 years ago (usage of 0.06%) and is now much diminished (usage 0.02%, 68% less), with the form Dulce becoming somewhat outmoded.