[ 1 syll. boy-ce, bo-yce ] The baby boy name Boyce is pronounced as B-oySS †. Boyce is primarily used in English and it is of Old French origin. Boyce's meaning is son of the forest.
The English Boice, the name Boise, the name Boycey, the name Boycie, the English Boyes, and the name Boyse are forms of Boyce.
Another form of the name is the shortening Boy.
See also the related categories, forest (wood), english, son (heir), and french.
Boyce is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1934, 0.011% of baby boys were named Boyce. It ranked at #529 then. The baby name has since markedly dropped in popularity, and is now used on a very light scale. Within all boy names in its group, Boyce was nevertheless the most widely used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Boyce include Boice, Boyes, Baahee, Bach, Baege, Bake, Bas, Base, Bash, Bashe, Bashee, Bass, Batch, Bax, Baxe, Bayge, Baz, Beach, Beache, and Beachee.
† Pronunciation for Boyce: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; OY as in "toy (T.OY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"