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.
(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.