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Gender: Male Meaning of Ponce: "fifth" Origin of Ponce: Spanish

The name Ponce is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "fifth". Ponce and is often added to lists like May Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "CAF - Mom Friends".

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Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon may be a worthy namesake, but "poncey" is British slang for effeminate. An alternative might be Quintus, this name's Latin equivalent, or one of its variations.

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Famous People Named Ponce

Juan Ponce de León, Spanish explorer and conquistador
Ponce Giraldo de Cabrera, Catalan nobleman, courtier and military leader in the kingdoms of León and Castile
Ponce de Minerva, Spanish nobleman, courtier, governor, and general

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