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When you say the name Trace, the first person that comes to mind is Trace Adkins, an American country singer, and actor. He has realized ten studio albums and two Greatest Hits compilations. He has also starred in movies and on television, even serving as a music mentor on The Voice.

Meaning of the name Trace

Anglo-Saxon: brave
English: From Thracia
Latin: brave warrior

Origin of the name Trace

Anglo-Saxon, English, and French

Symbolism of the name Trace

Trace likes to control his environment and form it to his liking. He is sensitive, affectionate, and imaginative. Trace is also a good friend. He can keep secrets and he is a diplomat. Trace often has psychic and healing powers. He is also inquisitive and enjoys research.

Style of the name Trace


Gender of the name Trace

Trace is a boy's baby name.

Pronunciation of the name Trace


Number of syllables in the name Trace


Emotion evoked from the name Trace

Trace always looks for financial and emotional security. He understands the law of harmony and likes to stay in balance with those around him. He enjoys sharing his love, his ideals, and goals with those around him.

Alternative spellings for the name Trace

  • Trayce
  • Traice
  • Trase

Nicknames for the name Trace

Popularity of the name Trace

Trace came onto the popularity charts in 1965 and stayed toward the bottom of the chart until around 1995. The popularity of the name shot up around 1997 and 1998. It stayed popular through 2011, before beginning to decline. It has stayed fairly steady in popularity since around 2014.

Related names for the name Trace

Great middle names for Trace and their meanings

  • Robert (bright fame)
  • John (graced by God)
  • William (strong-willed warrior)
  • James (supplanter)
  • Martin (the god of war)
  • Harry (home ruler)
  • Andrew (strong and manly)
  • Devon (defender)

Famous people with the name Trace

  • Trace Cyrus (American musician)
  • Trace Adkins (American country music singer and actor)
  • Trace Beaulieu (American comedian, puppeteer, and writer)
  • Trace Armstrong (American football player)
  • Trace Gallagher (anchor and reporter for FOX news channel)

Traces in popular culture

  • Trace (Russian crime drama)Trace Urban (French pay-TV television channel)
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