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Horace - Meaning of Horace

What does Horace mean?

[ 2 syll. ho-ra-ce, hor-ace ] The baby boy name Horace is pronounced as HHOWR-ahS in English †. Horace is largely used in English and French, and it is derived from Etrusk origins. Horace is a variant transcription of the name Horaz (German).

See also the related category french.

Horace is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1901, 0.154% of baby boys were named Horace. Its ranking then was #96. The baby name has since experienced a substantial fall in popularity, and is now of irregular use. Within all boy names in its group, Horace was nevertheless the most frequently used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Horace include Horus, Harac, Harack, Harak, Hargus (English), Haris (Slavic), Hariss, Harjas (English and Indian), Harris (English), Harriss, Harrys, Harryss, Harsa (Indian), Harsha (Indian), Harukee, Harukey, Haruky, Harwick, Harwig (German), and Harwik.

† Pronunciation for Horace: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"


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