What does Royce mean?
Royce [royce] as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Royce) is pronounced royce. Possibly (Old German) "famous", or (Old French, Old English) "son of the king". Made famous by the luxury car Rolls-Royce, which is the combined name of the two founders.
Royce▲ has 1 variant: Roice.Creative forms:
(male) Riyce, Royre, ..
(female) Royces, Royre, .. Middle name pairings:
Royce Mike (R.M.), ..
How popular is Royce?
Royce is a very popular first name for men (#539 out of 1220, Top 44%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#6179 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Royce for boys. Royce was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its apex position of #311 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, and is at #530 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Royce▲ is alike in pronunciation to Raice, Rayce, Reece, Reese, Reyes, Rhys▲, Rice, Ross▼ and Rosse. Other suggested similar names are Boyce, Bryce▲, Cayce, Cloyce, Dyce, Hoyce, Jayce▲, Payce, Ponce, Pryce, Rance, Raye, Rayne, Roane, Rocco▲, Roch, Roche, Rock, Rodge, Roe, Rolfe, Rolle, Rome, Roone, Roque, Rorke, Rosco, Roscoe▼, Rothe, Rowe, Roy▼, Royal▲, Royale, Royan, Royden, Royer, Royle, Rye, Ryne▼ and Tyce. These names tend to be less frequently used than Royce.