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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Joyce, James Joyce, James Augustine Aloysius Joycenoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. Joycenoun

    An English and Irish patronymic surname.

    Etymology: 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]

  2. Joycenoun

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

    Etymology: 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]

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  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. Rob Joyce:

    We've seen them actively use disruptive effects around the globe. And we've seen evidence of prepositioning against Rob Joyce critical infrastructure, all things that can't be tolerated and we need to work against.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Andrew Brockway:

    The only mistake he made was trusting Joyce Mitchell.

  5. Erik Jensen:

    You always stay away from the child molesters and rapists, but when you looked at David, you would have never guessed he killed a cop. He was very well-spoken, very detailed-oriented. He focused on his artwork. He always came across like he knew he was intelligent… He was the inmate supervisor. So Joyce would talk to David because he was right under her. And they developed this bond… I think it went from a work relationship to a friendship to then Joyce doing favors for him.

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