What does Marice mean?
Marice /ma-ri-ce/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the name Marice means "star of the sea". Marice is an alternate spelling of Mary (Latin). Myrice is a familiar last name.
How popular is Marice?
Marice is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Marice is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent alternative forms of Marice (not ranked) are Mamie, Maria (#115 the previous year), Mariam (#568), Marian, Marie (#579), Mariel, Marilee, Marin, Marion, Marita, Mary (#120) and Maurine. Variants like Maridel are seldom used. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.5243%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.2182%, down 58.4%), with versions such as Marie, Mariel, Marilee, Marion and Maurine falling out of fashion. Mariam (#568) is the most fashionable birth name in this list. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Marice and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Marice is pronounced similarly to Maris, Marise and Marisse. Other recommended similar baby names are Darice, Marcee, Marcey, Marci▼, Marcie▼, Marcy▼, Marge▼, Margie▼, Maricel, Maricia, Marieke, Marijke, Marika, Marike, Mariko, Marine, Marisa▼, Mariske, Mariza, Marjie, Markee, Markie, Marsee and Narice. These names tend to be more frequently used than Marice.