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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)

Wiktionary

  1. Joyce(ProperNoun)

    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. Joyce(ProperNoun)

    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]

Freebase

  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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How to say Joyce in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. 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.

  2. Lyle Mitchell:

    Do I still love Joyce Mitchell ? Yes. Am I mad ? Yes. How could she do this ? How could she do this to our kids ?

  3. Andrew Brockway:

    The only mistake he made was trusting Joyce Mitchell.

  4. Dominic Manecke:

    One young black female took a step off( the curb) and the cop kind of took that, I guess,' sideways.' Instantly, a white man kind of came to Joyce Beatty defense and then was instantly body-slammed to the ground. Joyce Beatty runs out into the street to hold back the cop and the protesters. Another cop comes up with his bike and pushes Joyce Beatty out of the way... and then it's naturally getting heated... that one cop pulls, I don't know why he does it, he pulls out his Mace and does what he does.

  5. 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.

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