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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jance

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

A is for activities, for you have many.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

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Popularity of Jance as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jance U.S.
  White 84.11% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 10.28% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jance

People with the last name Jance are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Jance

  • How Popular is the name Jance? Jance is the 40,519th most popular name of all time. As a last name Jance was the 152,628th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jance have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 77 babies born with the first name Jance in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jance to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jance? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jance first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jance is Monday, January 2nd, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Jance born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jance was in 1990 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Jance: Your name in reverse order is Ecnaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ajcen. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jance? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 107 people with the last name Jance.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jance? Jance is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Jances Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Jance born Jul 25, 1958

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern New Zealand approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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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).