English and Irish
"son of Piers"

Pearce Origin and Meaning

The name Pearce is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Piers".

The spelling Pearce softens the name's sharper edges, though we prefer the original Piers. That "pear" snippet could confuse pronunciation, which is just like Pierce.

Famous People Named Pearce

  • Pearce Carlyle Mark RobinsonTrinidadian politician and activist
  • Pearce HanleyAustralian AFL player
  • Pearce QuigleyEnglish actor
  • Pearce Paul CreasmanAmerican archaeologist

Pearce in Pop Culture

  • Pearce Chaseone of the quints on TV's "Quintuplets"