What does Prince mean?
Prince [prince] as a boys' name is pronounced prince. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Prince is "prince". Surname that possibly derived from a nickname for those with a lordly manner, or indicated someone who worked in a prince's household. The musician Prince made the royal title familiar as a given name, but has changed his name to a symbol sometimes abbreviated "TAFKAP". Comedian Freddie Prinze; actor Freddie Prinze Jr; theatrical producer Harold Prince.
Related boy name: King.Creative forms:
(male) Prinke, ..
(female) Princi, Pringe, .. Middle name pairings:
Prince Hussain (P.H.), ..
How popular is Prince?
Prince is a somewhat popular first name for men (#937 out of 1220, Top 77%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#700 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prince reached its peak position of #387 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Prince (#387 via latest list) are King (#163 via latest list) and Princeton (#431). These forms of Prince were at the height of their popularity in 2015 (usage of 0.21%). Prince has historically been preferred by parents, though King is currently ranked higher.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Brice, Bruce▼, Bryce▲, Chance, Darence, Dice, Elice, Ince, Jaice, Lance▼, Larance, Launce, Lorance, Lorence, Morice, Pace, Paice, Paige, Pain, Paine, Patrice, Pawnee, Payce, Payne, Pearce, Peerce, Peirce, Perce, Pierce▲, Pike, Pincas, Pincus, Pink▼, Pino, Ponce, Prentice, Price, Prime, Primo, Prior, Pryce, Raice, Rance, Rice, Roice, Spence, Terence▼, Torence, Trace, Vance, Vince and Yance. These names tend to be less frequently used than Prince.See names in meaning and etymology.