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What does Dace mean?

Dace Pronunciation of Dace [dace] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Dace) is pronounced dayce. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Dace is "of the nobility". May also be used as a form of Dasius or Datius, saints' names from the fourth and sixth centuries. Dacio is a Spanish name meaning "from Dacia".

Associated with: nobility, saints.


Dace has 3 variants: Dacey, Dacian and Dacio.

Creative forms:
(male) Darce, Dece, ..

(female) Daca, Dacer, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dace Kylen (D.K.), ..

How popular is Dace?

Dace is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#29904 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Dace has not been ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Dace is alike in pronunciation to Dawes, Des, Deus, Dice and Dyce. Other recommended names are Cace, Chace, Da-, Dack, Dacy, Dade, Daeg, Dag, Dagen, Dago, Dai, Daicey, Daicy, Daile, Dain, Daine, Dal, Dale, Daley, Dalle, Daly, Damek, Damen, Dan, Dane, Dani, Danie, Dann, Dante, Darcel, Darcey, Darcy, Dard, Darel, Dart, Dave, Daven, Davi, Davy, Daw, Dawe, Dax, Day, Daye, Dayle, Deke, Dene, Dick, Dore, Dowe, Draco, Dre, Duane, Duke, Ince, Jace, Jaice, Jayce, Lance, Luce, Mace, Pace, Paice, Payce, Raice, Rance, Rayce, Rice, Tyce and Vance. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dace.