What does Patrice mean?
Patrice \p(a)-tri-ce, pat-rice\ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Patrice) is of Latin derivation, and Patrice means "noble; patrician". Patrice is a derivative of Patricia (Latin): feminine of Patrick. See also Catrice.
Patrice is a very prominent first name for women (#510 out of 4276, Top 12%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#65668 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Patrice for girls. Patrice was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #277 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Patrice and associated names. Pat, Patrica, Patricia (#739 last year), Patsy, Patti, Pattie, Patty, Tricia and Trisha are the popular alternative forms of Patrice ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.598%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0261%, down 95.6%), with forms such as Patricia, Pattie, Patty, Tricia and Trisha falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)