Justice - Meaning of Justice
[ 2 syll. ju-(s)ti-ce, jus-t-ice ] The baby girl name Justice is also used as a boy name, though it is more popular for girls. It is pronounced JHAHS-TahS †. Justice has its origins in the Old English and Latin languages. It is used largely in English. Old English origin: It is derived from justice ; justise meaning 'justice' ; justitia 'justice'. See Justice for more information.
In addition, Justice is a form of the name Justin.
Justice is rather popular as a baby girl name. The name grew in popularity during the 1990s; prior to that, it was of only very light use. At the modest height of its usage in 1995, 0.054% of baby girls were named Justice. It had a ranking of #261 then. The baby name has seen a drop in frequency since then. In 2018, it ranked at #547 with a usage of 0.030%, but it was nevertheless the most frequently used within all girl names in its family. Although there were times from 1992 to 2010 that Justice was more popular with boys, today it is used more commonly as a baby girl name. There were 35% more baby girls than boys who were named Justice in 2017.
† Pronunciation for Justice: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"