What does Bryce mean?
Bryce \b-ry-ce\ as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Bryce) is pronounced bryce. It is of Scottish origin, and the meaning of Bryce is "of Britain". Variant of Brice which originated as a transferred use of the Scottish surname derived from the medieval given name. Bryce Canyon, in Utah, is one of the great natural splendors of the West.
Bryce has 1 variant: Brice▼.
Bryce is a very popular first name for men (#535 out of 1220, Top 44%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#6918 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Bryce for boys. Bryce was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its peak position of #92 in the U.S. in 2001, and is currently at #131. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Bryce and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Bryce (#131 the previous year) are Brice (#892 the previous year), Bryson (#118) and Price. Usage of these boy names reached its peak in 1999 (usage of 0.5258%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4648%, down 11.6%), with the forms Brice and Price becoming less in vogue. Bryce (#131) and Bryson (#118) are two of the more contemporarily stylish boy names among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Bryce is alike in pronunciation to Brose and Bruce▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Boyce▼, Breck, Brick, Broc, Brock, Brocke, Brucey, Brucie, Brycen, Brye and Pryce. These names tend to be less commonly used than Bryce.