Name: Ace

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ace

  • Meaning:
    One; one unit
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    English speaking countries
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    "Ace" comes from the Latin "as," which was the name for a small-denomination Roman coin. In English vernacular, an "ace" is a very skilled person; it is also synonymous with "cool," in UK usage. "Ace" can also be: a suit of playing cards; a fighter pilot with more than five kills; a golf hole-in-one.

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