Meaning and name origin
Patrice \p(a)-tri-ce, pat-rice\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Patrice), is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Patrice is "patrician, noble". Patrice is a variant of Patrick (Latin): the Latin original, Patricius, was a title.
There is 1 feminine form of Patrice: Catrice.
Patrice has 1 variant form: Patrece.
Patrice is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#50085 out of 88799, Top 56%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Patrice and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Patrick (#153). (2014 statistics).