Gender: Female Meaning of Eunice: "good victory" Origin of Eunice: Greek

Eunice Origin and Meaning

The name Eunice is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "good victory".

Eunice is a New Testament name of the mother of Timothy, long associated with one of the Kennedy sisters, the founder of the Special Olympics. As high as Number 106 in the early 1900s, it lasted on the list until 1995. Eunice was the birth name of Nina Simone, which gives it a modicum of cool.

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Pop Culture References for the name Eunice

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LilySue Says:


One of my favorite old lady names

emilybelle Says:


I can only imagine this said through a mouthful of braces.

LostKid Says:


I met a girl named Eunice, and she makes it work. It doesn't feel clunky or odd.

esita Says:


This always reminds me of the word Eunuch...

Zelliew Says:


It's 2340 & dropping - That's a good thing

raevynstar Says:


I love it, but I'd never use it.

mabespark Says:


So clunky and old-fashioned, not my style at all. I still haven't figured out why this is on my guilty pleasure list. :D