Eunice Name Meaning & Origin

Eunice

Pronunciation: YOO-nis (key)

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Eunice Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know an Eunice? What are her siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Eunice

Contribute your knowledge to the name Eunice

Comments and insights on the name Eunice: | Edit

I know a lady with this name, and she is extremely kind and caring. I like the name, especially when you nickname them Eunie.

Personal experiences with the name Eunice: | Edit

It is bloody awful. I was made fun of SO MUCH growing up that I go by my middle name. I really wouldn't recommend this name because kids can be SO MEAN! =(

If you spell it Unis, that is cool

Nicknames for Eunice: | Edit

Eunie, Neece, Nice, Uni

Meanings and history of the name Eunice: | Edit

Latinized form of a Greek name Eunike, meaning “good victory.”
The New Testament mentions her as the mother of Timothy.
Spanish pronounciation: eh-ooh-NEE-seh
French pronounciation: ou-NEES

Famous real-life people named Eunice: | Edit

Eunice, one of the Nereids (sea-nymphs) in Greek mythology.
Eunice Gayson, American actress (one of the "Bond Girls".)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver, member of the Kennedy family and a founder of the Special Olympics.
Eunice is the real first name of musician Nina Simone.

Eunice in song, story & screen: | Edit

Eunice Higgins, tragicomic blue collar character played by Carol Burnett on her variety show.

No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
64
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

60
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

62
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

60
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

60
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

56
No Way
Definitely

Young?

60
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?