What does Carys mean?
Associated with: modern.
Affiliated girl name: Carissa.Creative forms:
(female) Cacrys, Casrys, ..
(male) Cacos, .. Middle name pairings:
Carys Brinlee (C.B.), ..
How popular is Carys?
Carys is an unusual first name for females. Carys is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Carys was first listed in 2003 and reached its peak rank of #1227 in the U.S. in the year 2006, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Karis (#1257 from recent data), Carissa (#1412), Gladys, Karisa, Charise, Charis, Cerys and Carisa are the prominent related forms of Carys. Other forms, like Charie, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Carys was at its highest 115 years ago (adoption of 1.31%) and is now significantly less (adoption 0.01%, ▼99%), with forms such as Gladys becoming somewhat dated.
Carys is pronounced similarly to Caress, Caresse and Karess. Other recommended names are Cacy, Cady, Cadye, Calyn, Camryn, Candys, Cara▼, Carah, Caree, Carel, Caren, Caresa, Carey▼, Cari▼, Carie, Carin, Carla▼, Carle, Carli, Carlis, Carly▼, Carlye, Carlyn, Carlyse, Carma, Carmi, Carmy, Carna, Caro, Carol▼, Caron, Carri, Carry, Carryn, Cary, Caryl, Caryle, Caryll, Caryn▼, Carynn, Cas, Cass, Casy, Caty, Cay, Caye, Cayse, Caysi, Ceres, Charyl, Chris▼, Claris, Clary, Cory, Coryn, Cris, Dorys, Erys, Eurys, Marlys▼, Marys and Nerys. These names tend to be more frequently used than Carys.See names in meaning and etymology.