Name: Brice

Origin and Meaning of the Name Brice

  • Meaning:
    Dappled; freckled
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (bryss); (briss)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Brice)
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Miscellaneous Info for Brice

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  • Used in:
    English and French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Brice probably comes from the Gaulish adjective "brictio", meaning "spotted, dappled", and which gave "brizh" in modern Breton.

    The name might have been originally attributed to boys who were born with freckles.

    [breess] is the French pronunciation.

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