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Updated May 30, 2023

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Boy name origins & meanings

  • Biblical: The Lord is salvation

What does Jayce mean and stand for?

The name Jayce is a biblical name that means "the Lord is salvation." It is the short form of the biblical name Jason.

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How Popular Is The Name Jayce


According to Social Security Administration data, Jayce has been fairly stagnant, but recently fell out of the top 150 in 2020 after maintaining a spot for six years prior. Jayce has become quite popular in recent times, jumping from position 604 in 2000 to the top 200 in 2012. Its brother spelling, Jace, is still much more popular.

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Jayce was at its peak popularity in October 2019.

Jayce has very few notable namesakes who use this spelling. Actor Jayce Bartok is one of the only celebrities with this spelling. Despite the lack of celebrity influence, the name has gained traction.

Where is it Popular?

Jayce was searched for most often in the following states:

Nicknames for Jayce

  • Jay
  • JJ

Pairs well with these middle names



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