Meaning and Origin of: Prince
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First name origins & meanings:
- Latin : Royal son
Last name origin & meaning:
- English and French : nickname from Middle English, Old French prince (Latin princeps), presumably denoting someone who behaved in a regal manner or who had won the title in some contest of skill.
- Translation of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Prinz or of a word meaning ‘prince’ in some other language.