Royce: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Royce
Origin of the name Royce:
Transferred use of the surname meaning "Roy's son."
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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The one Royce I know is handsome and very funny!
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Roy, Royal, Roy Boy, Rob Roy, RJ
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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"
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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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