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What does Pincus mean?

Pincus /pin-cus/ as a name for boys is an alternate form, with the suffix -cus, of Phineas: possibly from the Hebrew name Pinchas.


Pincus has 2 variants: Pincas and Pinkus.

Pincus has 4 more related forms via Phineas: Fineas, Pinchas, Pinchos and Pinhas.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Pancus, Picus, ..

(female) Pince, Pincussia, ..

How popular is Pincus?

Pincus is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#14701 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

The only popular related form of Pincus (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 is Phineas (#1531 the previous year). This form of Pincus reached the peak of its popularity 4 years ago (adoption of 0.01%) and is almost as popular today (adoption 0.01%, down 26%). Below is a charted comparison of the statistics of the boy name Pincus and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Phineas in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Pincus and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aengus, Aigeus, Aiolus, Angus, Anngus (see Angus), Cirrus, Firus, Janus, Junius, Linus, Manus, Marcus, Pancho, Paulus, Piers, Pink, Pino, Pius, Ponce, Pons, Ponthus, Pontius, Prince, Quintus, Rinus, Siorus, Sirius, Sixtus, Titus and Vitus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pincus.