Rice (surname)

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Rice is a surname that is frequently of Welsh origin, but also can be Irish, English, or even German. In Wales it is an Anglicized transliteration of Rhys, as are Reese and Reece. The German name Reiss has also been transliterated as Rice in the United States.[1]

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  • Nathaniel Rice (c.1694-1753), colonial governor of North Carolina
  • Norm Rice (born 1943), former mayor of Seattle, Washington

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  • Sam Rice (Edgar Charles "Sam" Rice), (1890–1974) U.S. baseball player
  • Samuel Allen Rice (1828–1864), U.S. Civil war general (Union)
  • Santino Rice (born 1974), U.S. fashion designer
  • Sarah Rice, U.S. stage actress
  • Sidney Rice (born 1986), U.S. professional football player
  • Simeon Rice (born 1974), U.S. professional football player
  • Spencer Rice (born 1973), Canadian writer and comedian
  • Stan Rice (1942–2002), U.S. poet and artist, husband of Anne Rice
  • Stephanie Rice (born 1988), Australian swimmer
  • Steven Rice (born 1971), 1990s National Hockey League player from Canada
  • Stuart A. Rice (born 1932), U.S. theoretical and physical chemist
  • Susan Rice (born 1964), U.S. foreign policy advisor and ambassador to the United Nations
  • Suzy Rice, U.S. screenwriter and graphic artist

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  1. ^ "Origins of Rice Surname". Edmund Rice (1638) Association. Retrieved 25 April 2009.