What does Royce mean?
Royce \ro(y)-ce\ 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.
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 popularity of Royce for boys. Royce was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex position of #336 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, and is at #475 presently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Royce is alike in pronunciation to Raice, Rayce, Reece, Rice and Rosse. Other suggested similar baby names are Boyce▼, Hoyce, Rocco, Roch, Roche, Rock, Roque, Rosco, Roscoe▼ and Royle. These names tend to be less frequently used than Royce.