Given Name ALICE

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: AL-is (English), A-LEES (French), a-LEE-che (Italian)   [details]

Meaning & History

From the Old French name Aalis, a short form of Adelais, itself a short form of the Germanic name Adalheidis (see ADELAIDE). This name became popular in France and England in the 12th century. It was borne by the heroine of Lewis Carroll's 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' (1865) and 'Through the Looking Glass' (1871).

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DIMINUTIVES: Ali, Alison, Allie, Ally, Lisha, Lecia (English), Alison (French)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kalisha, Talisha (African American), Adalheidis, Adelais, Adela, Adelina (Ancient Germanic), Adelina (Bulgarian), Alícia (Catalan), Adéla (Czech), Heidi (Danish), Adelheid, Aleid, Aleida, Alida (Dutch), Aliisa, Alisa, Adele, Alli, Heidi (Finnish), Elke (Frisian), Adelheid, Ada, Adele, Adelina, Alida, Heida, Heidi (German), Aliki, Kiki (Greek), Adelaida, Aliz, Ada, Adél, Alida, Alíz (Hungarian), Ailís (Irish), Alise (Latvian), Aalis (Medieval French), Heidi (Norwegian), Adelajda, Alicja, Ada, Adela (Polish), Adela, Adelina (Romanian), Alisa (Russian), Aileas (Scottish), Alica (Slovak), Adelaida, Alicia, Adela, Adelia, Adelina (Spanish), Adelita (Spanish (Latin American)), Heidi (Swedish), Alis (Welsh)
  United States
2016
  Australia (NSW)
2016
  Belgium
2015
  Canada (BC)
2015
  Chile
2014
  Czech Republic
2014
  England and Wales
2016
  France
2015
  Ireland
2015
  Italy
2015
  Netherlands
2016
  New Zealand
2016
  Northern Ireland
2015
  Portugal
2016
  Scotland
2016
  Sweden
2016
  Switzerland
2013