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Jayce is a boy’s name following in the trend of unique modern spellings and abbreviations for more traditional names. Jayce is a short form of the Greek name Jason which means “healer”. The name remains in the top 200 baby names as of 2020.

Meaning of the name Jayce:

Greek: healer

Origin of the name Jayce:

Jayce is a modern English name that is the shortened form of the Greek name Jason meaning “healer”.

Symbolism of the name Jayce:

The most recognizable symbol for healers and doctors to this day is a Greek symbol called the Staff of Asklepios. The symbol is two snakes entwined around a staff that belonged to the Greek god of healing.

Baby name Jayce

Style of the name Jayce:

modern

Gender of the name Jayce:

Jayce is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Jayce:

JAYS

Number of syllables in the name Jayce:

one

Emotion evoked from the name Jayce:

Jayce evokes feelings of individuality and intellect.

Alternative spellings for the name Jayce:

Jase, Jace

Nicknames for the name Jayce:

  • Jay
  • Cee

Popularity of the name Jayce:

According to the Social Security Administration, Jayce is a modern boy’s name that first appeared in the top 1000 names in 1986. It hit the top 200 in 2013 where it remains.

Related names for the name Jayce:

Great middle names for the name Jayce and their meanings:

  • Branson (son of the raven)
  • Bryant (strong, virtuous, and honorable)
  • Forester (dweller near the woods)
  • Roland (famous throughout the land)
  • Warren (park-keeper)
  • Barrett (bear strength)
  • Weston (from the western town)
  • Ryder (cavalryman, messenger)
  • Grayson (the son of the bailiff)
  • Carson (son of the marsh-dwellers)
  • Hayden (fire)
  • Preston (priest's estate)
  • Griffin (strong lord)

Famous people with the name Jayce:

  • Jayce Bartok (American actor)
  • Jayce Landberg (Swedish guitarist)
  • Jayce Hawryluk (Canadian ice hockey player)
  • Jason “Jayce” Lewis (Welsh musician)

Jayces in popular culture:

  • Jayce (television, “Jayce and the Wheeled Warriors”)
  • Jayce, the Defender of Tomorrow (video games, “League of Legends”)