What does Spence mean?
Spence has 1 related form via Spencer: Spenser▼.Creative forms:
(male) Spense, Spensey, ..
(female) Spensa, Spense, .. Middle name pairings:
Spence Ismael (S.I.), ..
How popular is Spence?
Spence is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#928 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Spencer (#252 in recent rankings) and Spenser are the popular alternative forms of Spence (not ranked). These forms of Spence were favored in the year 1998 (usage of 0.25%) and are now much less common (usage 0.08%, 69.5% less), with versions like Spencer becoming less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Chance, Darence, Ince, Lance▼, Launce, Lorence, Maxence, Merce, Peerce, Perce, Pierce▲, Ponce, Prince▲, Rance, Reece, Sanche, Sante, Seelye, Sender, Seneca, Sennet, Serge, Shane▼, Signe, Sivnie (see Sivney), Sonnie, Spear, Speare, Spears, Speed, Speer, Speero, Speers, Spero, Spike, Steele, Sten, Steno, Stensen, Sterne, Steve▼, Stevie▼, Stone, Sunnie, Sven, Svend, Swen, Swensen, Terence▼, Torence, Vance, Vince and Yance. These names tend to be more frequently used than Spence.