What does Rance mean?
Rance [rance] as a boys' name. Possibly an occupational name from an old Scottish term for a tool similar to a reamer.
(male) Ranced, Rannes, ..
(female) Ranca, Ranne, ..
How popular is Rance?
Rance is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#22222 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Rance for boys. Rance reached its apex position of #1132 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Recommended names are Cace, Canice, Cayce, Chance, Dace, Ince, Jace▲, Jaice, Jayce▲, Lance▼, Launce, Mace, Pace, Paice, Payce, Ponce, Rabee, Rae, Rafe, Rafee, Raice, Raine, Rand, Randel, Randey, Randi, Randie, Randl (see Randall), Randle, Randy▼, Rane, Range, Ranger, Ranier, Ravee, Rayce, Raye, Rayne, Reece, Rene▼, Renke, Renne, Rice, Roane, Roice, Royce▲, Rune, Ryne▼, Vance, Vince and Yance. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rance.