Italian, diminutive of Beatrice
"she who brings happiness"

Bice Origin and Meaning

The name Bice is girl's name of Italian origin meaning "she who brings happiness".
Though Beatrice has the lovely Italian pronunciation bay-uh-TREE-chay, Bice has the problematic BEE-chay -- a bit too close to a word that would cause playground probs in the US. Italian cross-country skier Bice Vanzetta won two bronze medals at the Winter Olympics of 1992 and 2994.

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Famous People Named Bice

  • Beatrice "Bice" di Folco PortinariItalian woman who inspired Dante's "Divine Comedy"
  • Bice Valerian (born Edvige Maria Valcarenghi)Italian actress; mother of director Sergio Leone