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Joice

What does Joice mean?

Joice Pronunciation of Joice [joice] as a girls' name is a Latin name, and Joice means "joy; lord". Joice is a variant form of Joy (Old French, Latin): used in the Middle Ages. Joice is also a variation of Joyce (Latin): from the Norman male name Josce.

Associated with: joy.

Variations

Joice has 2 variants: Joyous and Joyse.

Joice has 9 more relations via Joy, Joyce: Jioia, Joi, Joia, Joie, Joya, Joycie, Joye, Joysel and Loyce.

Creative forms:
(female) Jece, Joine, ..

(male) Joije, Joius, ..

Middle name pairings:
Joice Ali (J.A.), ..

How popular is Joice?

Joice is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#44997 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Joice (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Joy (#436 a year ago), Joyce (#838), Loyce, Joye and Joi. Other variants, like Joysel, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Joice was common among parents 85 years ago (adoption of 1.5%) and has become significantly reduced since (adoption 0.05%, down 96.6%), with forms like Joy becoming somewhat dated. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joi, Joy, Joyce, Joye, Loyce in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joice and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Joice is alike in pronunciation to Joss. Other recommended names are Alice, Amice, Anice, Avice, Dorice, Douce, Elice, Jaicee, Jaide, Jaime, Jaine, Janice, Jenice, Joane, Jobie, Joci, Jodee, Jodie, Jolee, Jolie, Joline, Jolise, Jonae, Jone, Jonee, Jonie, Joniece, Jorie, Josee, Josie, Roice, Royce and Unice. These names tend to be more commonly used than Joice.

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