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Gender: Male Meaning of Ace: "one, unity" Origin of Ace: Latin Ace's Popularity in 2017: #290

The name Ace is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "one, unity". Ace is ranked #290 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Badass Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Hippie-y Namebank CAF!! (Large Family)".

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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.

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Famous People Named Ace

Paul Daniel "Ace" Frehley, guitarist of American band KISS
Ace Young, American pop singer
Clarence McKay "Ace" Parker, American football and baseball player
Christopher John "Ace" Kefford, English bassist of The Move
Arthur Carl "Ace" Enders, American lead singer of band The Early November
Ace Billy Howlett (b. 2004), son of singers Liam Howlett and Natalie Appleton
Ace Shane Daigle (b. 2006), son of softball pitcher Jennie Finch and baseball pitcher Casey Daigle
Ace Joseph Dumont (b. 2006), son of musician Tom Dumont of No Doubt
Ace Billy Willis (b. 2011), son of TV Presenter Emma Willis and musician Matt Willis
Ace Knute Johnson (b. 2013), son of singer Jessica Simpson and NFL player Eric Johnson
Ace Jeremiah Gill (b. 2014), son of singer JB Gill & Chloe Tangney
Ace Wells Tucker (b. 2016), son of reality TV personality Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker
Ace Saunders (b. 2016), son of golfer Sam Palmer Saunders; great-grandson of golfer Arnold Palmer
Ace Thomas Mendelsohn (b. 2016), son of chef and restaurateur Spike Mendelsohn
Easton Ace Green (b. 2016), son of NFL player A.J. Green

Pop Culture References for the name Ace

Ace Ventura, Pet Detective, movie series and its main character
Ace D Couplar, Powerpuff Girls and Gorillaz chararcter
Ace Rothstein, a character from the movie Casino
Ace Buchanan, character on American soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live"
Ace, character from the movie "Failure to Launch"
Ace Merrill, character in the movie "Stand by Me"
Ace, character in webcomic "Colorless"
Portgas D. Ace, also known by his moniker; 'Fire Fist' Ace, character in anime 'One Piece'
Ace, female character in game 'Love Nikki'
Ace Attorney, murder mystery series of video games
Ace, a playing card
Ace, an unreachable tennis serve
Ace, a hole-in-one in golf
Ace, a fighter pilot
Ace, a baseball team's #1 pitcher
Ace, common slang for 'asexual'