- A female given name from Ancient Greek.
- When I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and thy mother Eunice; and I am persuaded that in thee also.
- 2009, Anne Tyler, Noah's Compass, Vintage, →ISBN, pages 109-110:
- "Eunice," he said consideringly.
She paused in the midst of licking a dab of frosting off one finger.
"Properly speaking," he said, "it should be 'You-nike-ee'. That's the way Greeks would have said it."
"You-niss is bad enough," she told him. "I've always hated my name."
"Oh, it's a fine name. It means 'victorious'."
- A city in Louisiana
- A city in New Mexico
female given name
Eunice (plural Eunices)
- A surname from Spanish.
- According to the 2010 United States Census, Eunice is the 38103rd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 582 individuals. Eunice is most common among White (73.88%) and Black/African American (17.53%) individuals.
- Hanks, Patrick, editor (2003), “Eunice”, in Dictionary of American Family Names, volume 1, New York City: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 539.
- ^ Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: A Concise Dictionary of First Names. Oxford University Press 2001.