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Gender: M Meaning of Ace: "one, unity" Origin of Ace: Latin Ace's Popularity in 2015: #418

No longer tied to the hapless Ace Ventura, this jaunty, high-flying nickname name is starting to take flight among celebrity and other parents, with its countless positive references to doing well in tests and poker games, on the tennis court and golf course, and in the air.

Natalie Appleton, Tom Dumont, Jennie Finch, and Jessica Simpson all have little Aces. The best known grownup with the name is Ace Frehley, born Paul, one-time KISS guitarist.

Famous People Named Ace

Paul Daniel "Ace" Frehley, guitarist of American band KISS
Ace Shane Daigle, son of athlete Jennie Finch
Ace Joseph Dumont (b. 2006), son of musician Tom Dumont
Ace Wells Tucker (b. 2016), son of reality TV personality Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker
Ace Knute Johnson, son of singer/actress Jessica Simpson
Ace Jeremiah Gill, son of JB Gill & Chloe Tangney
Ace Howlett (b. 2004), son of singers Liam Howlett and Natalie Appleton

Pop Culture References for the name Ace

Ace Attorney, a popular court-based, murder mystery series of video games
Ace Ventura, Pet Detective, movie
Ace Rothstein, a character from the movie Casino
Ace Buchanan, character from "All My Children" and "One Life to Live"
Ace, character from the movie "Failure to Launch"
Ace Merrill, from the movie "Stand by Me" played by Kiefer Sutherland
'Fire Fist' Ace, character in 'One Piece'
A baseball team's #1 pitcher is generally referred to as the ace.
Ace is a slang term for asexual