Gender: Male Origin of Vice: American word name

Vice Origin and Meaning

The name Vice is a boy's name of English origin.

This scary word name was given to five baby boys in the US in 2013, entering the lexicon for the first time. Are the boys named Vice destined for a life of crime, or the creation of a media empire?

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Zelliew Says:


It sounds like the start of a police rap sheet

DearestJules Says:


Vince is an easy fix. If you really wanted to, you could even use Vice as a nickname.

clairels Says:


Well..what about "vice" as in vice president? See what I did there? Turned a negative to a positive! (Or not.)

Nooshi Says:


This has a dreadful meaning as a word. As cool as it sounds, please find something else.

Rayman_UpTheGrove Says:


All I can think of is the final fantasy character "Vice" who was a really freaky badguy, who liked killed a ton of people. As cool as the name sounds, I don't think it is a wise idea to name your child this. I mean, it's a really good name for a fictional character, but for a real person...........Not so much.

lawsonhaley Says:


Now, now, there's no need to be that harsh.

But I have to agree, it's not a wise choice.

Guest Says:


immoral or wicked behavior.

criminal activities involving prostitution, pornography, or drugs.

now would you really be dumb enough to name your human child this?!

Kayla S Says:


All I think of is.... Miami Vice. I don't know if that makes it a good name or a bad one.

PeachyOwl Says:


Please don't name your kid this.