[ 1 syll. loy-ce, lo-yce ] The baby girl name Loyce is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced L-oyZ †. Loyce's language of origin is Breton, Old Greek, and Germanic. It is predominantly used in English.
Loyce is a form of the English Joyce.
Loyce is also a form of the English Lois.
Loyce is also a form of the Dutch, English, French, and German Louise.
See also the related category breton.
Loyce is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1933, 0.010% of baby girls were named Loyce. It had a ranking of #633 then. The baby name has seen a steep decline in frequency since then, and is of only irregular use today. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Loyce, Louise was the most popular. In the last century Loyce has mainly been a baby girl name.
† Pronunciation for Loyce: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; OY as in "toy (T.OY)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"