Royce: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Royce

Royce

Pronunciation: ROYS (key)

Origin of the name Royce:

Transferred use of the surname meaning "Roy's son."

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The one Royce I know is handsome and very funny!

Nicknames for Royce: | Edit

Roy, Royal, Roy Boy, Rob Roy, RJ

Meanings and history of the name Royce: | Edit

From a surname which was derived from either the name of the flower or else from the medieval given name Royse, a variant of ROSE.
"Roy's son" or "the king's son"

Famous real-life people named Royce: | Edit

Royce White, American professional basketball player.
Josiah Royce, American philosopher.
Sir Frederick Henry Royce, English engineer and car designer, who with Charles Stewart Rolls founded the Rolls-Royce company.
Royce Clayton, former MLB shortstop.

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Rolls Royce

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