What does Eunice mean?
Eunice [eu-nice] 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.
Related girl name: Nicia.Creative forms:
(female) Eunige, Eunine, ..
(male) Eunico, Eunile, .. Middle name pairings:
Eunice Yvonne (E.Y.), ..
How popular is Eunice?
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. Demographics)
Eunice reached its peak rank of #114 in the U.S. in the 1910s, and is presently at #1533. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Eunice▼ is pronounced similarly to Anice, Anise, Annice, Annise and Ennis. Other suggested similar names are Amice, Arnice, Arzice, Avice, Bernice▼, Branice, Cerice, Danice, Darice, Denice▼, Denyce, Dorice, Eadie, Eddie▼, Edwige, Edwine, Eike, Eilise, Einaye, Einin, Eire, Elaine▼, Elfie, Elice, Eline, Elise▲, Ellice, Eloise▲, Elrica, Elsie▼, Elvie, Emmie, Engie, Enidd (see Enid), Ennish, Erica▼, Erline, Ermine, Ernice, Esmie, Essie▼, Ettie▼, Eulia, Euna, Euphie, Eurydice, Evline, Eydie, Felice, Glenice, Janice▼, Janiece, Jenice, Jeniece, Jennice, Joice, Justice, Kandice, Lanice, Laniece, Lenice, Lennice, Nance, Nanice, Narice, Ranice, Roice, Shanice▼, Venice and Vernice▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Eunice.See names in meaning and etymology.