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since 1880

Royce

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Of a famous kin
  • #1391 All Time
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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1892 7 0 7
1893 5 0 5
1895 7 0 7
1896 10 0 10
1897 7 0 7
1898 7 0 7
1900 11 0 11
1903 10 0 10
1904 8 0 8
1905 7 0 7
1906 10 0 10
1907 8 0 8
1908 9 0 9
1909 14 0 14
1910 11 0 11
1911 23 0 23
1912 37 0 37
1913 44 0 44
1914 77 0 77
1915 115 6 109
1916 129 6 123
1917 134 5 129
1918 146 13 133
1919 146 10 136
1920 187 14 173
1921 215 16 199
1922 195 9 186
1923 220 13 207
1924 250 17 233
1925 247 26 221
1926 266 23 243
1927 265 17 248
1928 290 29 261
1929 302 21 281
1930 304 15 289
1931 316 20 296
1932 324 18 306
1933 318 29 289
1934 315 19 296
1935 388 23 365
1936 341 24 317
1937 348 22 326
1938 367 35 332
1939 325 27 298
1940 366 32 334
1941 372 15 357
1942 368 45 323
1943 430 59 371
1944 400 53 347
1945 382 59 323
1946 401 47 354
1947 399 38 361
1948 392 36 356
1949 370 42 328
1950 368 43 325
1951 388 29 359
1952 401 39 362
1953 409 58 351
1954 400 36 364
1955 401 29 372
1956 412 57 355
1957 369 39 330
1958 366 33 333
1959 361 24 337
1960 334 34 300
1961 294 20 274
1962 310 19 291
1963 303 27 276
1964 282 30 252
1965 239 18 221
1966 209 17 192
1967 246 18 228
1968 206 19 187
1969 246 15 231
1970 228 14 214
1971 243 14 229
1972 197 12 185
1973 182 18 164
1974 169 9 160
1975 155 9 146
1976 180 8 172
1977 199 17 182
1978 180 9 171
1979 192 5 187
1980 188 11 177
1981 196 7 189
1982 224 8 216
1983 174 7 167
1984 201 6 195
1985 227 13 214
1986 189 7 182
1987 201 5 196
1988 216 14 202
1989 199 5 194
1990 219 8 211
1991 201 7 194
1992 202 5 197
1993 216 10 206
1994 196 0 196
1995 199 7 192
1996 186 7 179
1997 138 6 132
1998 155 0 155
1999 165 7 158
2000 179 0 179
2001 130 0 130
2002 133 0 133
2003 143 7 136
2004 148 0 148
2005 194 0 194
2006 222 6 216
2007 232 5 227
2008 233 8 225
2009 231 13 218
2010 320 15 305
2011 512 34 478
2012 584 44 540
2013 550 41 509
2014 644 43 601

Want to know about the populiarty of Royce? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,461 babies born with the name Royce in the United States. That's more than enough Royces to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1892 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Royce" was in 2014 with a total of 601 babies.

According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Royce" ranks #96 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 18 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of 202 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Royce popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Royce in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Royce" mean? The list below shows the origins of Royce as well as things modernly associated with the name Royce such as celebrities named Royce.

English

Origin and Meaning of Royce

The name "Royce" is of English origin, and it means "Of a famous kin". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Royce Clayton

Royce Clayton is a MLB player. Royce was born in 1970 in Burbank, California.

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Royce D. Applegate

Royce D. Applegate is an actors, screenwriter, and author with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1 to present. Royce was born in 1939 in Midwest City, Oklahoma, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

Y is for young, the years never show!

C is for compassion, your finest side.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Your name in reverse order is "Ecyor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ryceo". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Royce born Aug 15, 1976

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Spain approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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