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Jace

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59k
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since 1880
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197
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jace

"Jace" is a name of American origin, and it means "Nickname". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A twentieth century diminutive of the male given name Jason.

Notable Persons Named Jace

Jace Norman is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2012 to present. Jace was born Jace Norman on March 21st, 2000 in Corrales, New Mexico.

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Jace Alexander is an actor and television director. He has had major accomplishments since 1984. Jace was given the name Jason Alexander on April 7th, 1964 in New York City, New York, USA.

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Jace Amaro is a football player for the New York Jets. He was most active from 2014 to present. Jace was born on June 26th, 1992 in Plano, Texas.

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Jace Everett is a rock music and country music singer-songwriter. He plays Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Bass guitar, and Vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to present. Jace was born on May 27th, 1972 in Evansville, Indiana.

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Jace Peterson is a baseball player for the Atlanta Braves. Jace was born on May 9th, 1990 in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

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DJ /rupture is a breakcore, dubstep, electronic music, hip hop music, oldschool jungle, and turntablism writer and artist. He plays Turntablism. His ongoing career started in 1990. DJ was given the name Jace Clayton .

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Jace

Michael Jace is an actor. He was most active from 1992 to 2014. Michael was born on July 13th, 1962 in Paterson, New Jersey.

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April was born on May 6th, 1974. April is also known as April Denise Laune. She breathed her last breath on May 19th, 2014.

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Novrus Jace is an athlete for the FK Sukthi.

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How popular is the baby name Jace in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1936 5 0 5
1941 9 0 9
1944 5 0 5
1950 5 0 5
1952 9 0 9
1954 8 0 8
1955 9 0 9
1956 66 0 66
1957 66 0 66
1958 93 0 93
1959 52 0 52
1960 43 0 43
1961 42 0 42
1962 36 0 36
1963 22 0 22
1964 24 0 24
1965 15 0 15
1966 17 0 17
1967 26 0 26
1968 33 0 33
1969 31 0 31
1970 28 0 28
1971 24 0 24
1972 41 0 41
1973 27 0 27
1974 52 0 52
1975 34 0 34
1976 39 0 39
1977 58 0 58
1978 57 0 57
1979 146 0 146
1980 91 0 91
1981 80 0 80
1982 114 5 109
1983 133 0 133
1984 140 0 140
1985 176 0 176
1986 216 6 210
1987 224 7 217
1988 235 7 228
1989 264 0 264
1990 338 5 333
1991 340 9 331
1992 351 8 343
1993 333 0 333
1994 331 5 326
1995 387 11 376
1996 479 11 468
1997 585 17 568
1998 694 27 667
1999 810 22 788
2000 962 24 938
2001 1,005 29 976
2002 1,096 26 1,070
2003 1,357 29 1,328
2004 1,517 30 1,487
2005 1,822 26 1,796
2006 2,169 30 2,139
2007 2,052 20 2,032
2008 2,209 19 2,190
2009 2,368 28 2,340
2010 2,699 24 2,675
2011 3,764 38 3,726
2012 4,749 36 4,713 #85 boy name
2013 6,426 45 6,381 #66 boy name
2014 6,323 42 6,281 #68 boy name
2015 5,364 35 5,329 #75 boy name
2016 5,206 37 5,169 #76 boy name

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Popularity of Jace as a first name

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Popularity of Jace as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jace U.S.
  White 82.23% 64.26%
  African American 3.55% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.54% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jace

People with the last name Jace are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Jace

  • How Popular is the name Jace? Jace is the 892nd most popular name of all time. In 2016 Jace was the 76th most popular name. As a last name Jace was the 93,125th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jace have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 58,531 babies born with the first name Jace in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jace to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jace? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1936 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jace first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jace is Saturday, March 15th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Jace born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jace was in 2013 with a total of 6,381 babies. That's a lot of babies named Jace!
  • Random Jace Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jace ranks 71st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 93 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Jace: Your name in reverse order is Ecaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cjae. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jace? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 197 people with the last name Jace.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jace? Jace is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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