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Gender: Male Meaning of Pearce: "son of Piers" Origin of Pearce: English and Irish

The name Pearce is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Piers". Pearce and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

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.

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Famous People Named Pearce

Pearce Carlyle Mark Robinson, Trinidadian politician and activist
Pearce Hanley, Australian AFL player
Pearce Quigley, English actor
Pearce Paul Creasman, American archaeologist

Pop Culture References for the name Pearce

Pearce Chase, one of the quints on TV's "Quintuplets"

Pierce, Piers