What does Eunice mean?
Eunice \e(u)-ni-ce\ as a girls' name is pronounced you-nis, you-nees. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Eunice is "good victory". From eu nikę. Biblical: Eunice was the mother of Timothy, and introduced him to Christianity. The name was used by the Puritans in the 16th century. Philantrophist Eunice Kennedy Shriver.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Nicia.
Eunice is a very popular first name for women (#326 out of 4276, Top 8%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#37835 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Eunice for girls. Eunice reached its peak rank of #114 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)