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Canice

What does Canice mean?

Canice Pronunciation of Canice [canice] as a boys' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Canice is "handsome". From the Latin form, Canicius, of the Gaelic name Cainneach. Name of a number of early saints, one of whom is the sixth-century founder of the town of Kilkenny.

Associated with: irish, handsome, saints.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Canico, Carnice, ..

(female) Canici, Canile, ..

Middle name pairings:
Canice Jaziah (C.J.), ..

How popular is Canice?

Canice is a rare given name for men and a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Canice has yet to be listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Canice name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Canice outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Brice, Cace, Cadbie (see Cadby), Caddice, Cade, Cadoc, Caide, Caiden, Caile, Cain, Caine, Caio, Cairde, Cairne, Caje, Cale, Callice, Canady, Canbey (see Canby), Canbie, Candide, Canning, Cannon, Canute, Canyon, Carewe, Carlile, Carne, Carrick, Casshe, Cayce, Caycey, Chace, Chance, Chancey, Chane, Chaniel, Chanoch, Chanse, Chanze, Chaunce, Chic, Chick, Chico, Cloyce, Cobie, Codie, Craine, Cranlee (see Cranley), Dace, Danie, Dice, Elice, Fabrice, Felice, Ignace, Ince, Jace, Jaice, Jayce, Lance, Launce, Maurice, Pace, Paice, Payce, Ponce, Raice, Rance, Rayce, Rice, Roice, Vance, Vince and Yance. These names tend to be more frequently used than Canice.

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