What does Jace mean?
Jace /jace/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is pronounced jayce. It is of English and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jace is "the Lord is my salvation". Variant short form of Jason.
How popular is Jace?
Jace is an uncommon given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#114166 out of 150436, Top 76%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Jace for boys. Jace entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top position of #66 in the U.S. in 2013, and is currently at #68. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Jace and associated names. Jason (#75 last year), Jase (#105), Jayce (#150), Jay (#372), Jayson (#393) and Jasen are the prominent alternative forms of Jace (#68 last year). Usage of these boy names was at its highest in 2013 (usage of 0.6937%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.691%, down 0.4%), but with the versions Jasen and Jay becoming less fashionable. The trendier baby names among these are Jase (#105), Jayce (#150), Jace (#68), Jason (#75) and Jayson (#393), with Jason going through a revival in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Jace▲ is pronounced similarly to Jazz. Other suggested similar baby names are Cace, Dace, Jack, Jackie▼, Jacko, Jacky▼, Jaco, Jacq, Jacque, Jade▼, Jae, Jago, Jagu, Jak, Jake▲, Jakie, Jame, Jaq, Jax▲, Jaycee, Jaye, Jock, Jose, Mace and Pace. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jace.