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The origin of the name Eunice is Greek


This is how Eunice is written in Greek

Εὐνίκη = eunikē


The  biblical meaning of the name Eunice is good victory.


Eunice was the mother of Timothy


The name Eunice appears in the bible in the following verse:

2 Timothy 1:5 KJV
When I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and thy mother Εὐνίκη (Eunice); and I am persuaded that in thee also.