What does Jayce mean?
Jayce /jay-ce/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of English, Hebrew and Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Jayce is "the Lord is my salvation". Jayce is a variant transcription of Jace (English, Hebrew): variant short variation of Jason. Compare last name Joice.
How popular is Jayce?
Jayce is an unusual first name for males. Jayce is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Jayce for boys. Jayce was first listed in 1996 and reached its peak rank of #147 in the U.S. in 2013, and is currently at #150. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Jace (#68 last year), Jase (#105), Jasen, Jason (#75), Jay (#372) and Jayson (#393) are the popular varying forms of Jayce (#150 last year). Forms like Jasin are uncommon. These boy names reached the top of their popularity in 2013 (usage of 0.6937%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.691%, down 0.4%), but with the versions Jasen and Jay becoming less in vogue. The more fashionable baby names in this compilation are Jace (#68), Jase (#105), Jason (#75), Jayce (#150) and Jayson (#393), with Jason undergoing a rekindling in usage. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Jayce and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)