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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Joyce, James Joyce, James Augustine Aloysius Joyce(noun)

    influential Irish writer noted for his many innovations (such as stream of consciousness writing) (1882-1941)


  1. Joyce(ProperNoun)

    An English and Irish patronymic surname​.

  2. Joyce(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from the Celtic languages, associated by folk etymology with joy and rejoice.

  3. Origin: Medieval English given name from Old French Josse, name of a seventh century saint Latinized as Jodocus, from Breton Iodoc, diminutive of iudh ("lord") , from Proto-Celtic *yowdos.[1]


  1. Joyce

    Joyce Silveira Moreno, commonly known as Joyce is a Brazilian singer/songwriter, as well as an accomplished guitarist and arranger. She was born in Rio de Janeiro on 31 January 1948. As of 2009, Joyce started using her full name, Joyce Moreno, for her future releases.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Joyce' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3258

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Joyce in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Joyce in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Joyce in a Sentence

  1. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo:

    They would kill (tailor Joyce) Mitchell's husband, and then get in the car and drive to Mexico on the theory that Mitchell was in love with one or both of them.

  2. Howard Cooper:

    It is unfortunate that recent stories in the media appear to have sparked an investigation, senator Joyce has been cooperating with each inquiry that has taken place to date resulting from those stories and believes that he has done absolutely nothing wrong.

  3. Charlie Baker:

    Associated Press -RRB- Joyce had a duty to serve them honestly. And Associated Press -RRB- Joyce violated that duty by accepting bribes and kickbacks in exchange for Associated Press -RRB- Joyce official action.

  4. Andrew Brockway:

    The only mistake he made was trusting Joyce Mitchell.

  5. Nadine Gordimer:

    Exile as a mode of genius no longer exists; in place of Joyce we have the fragments of work appearing in Index on Censorship.

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