What does Carys mean?
Carys /ca-rys/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Carys is "love".
Affiliated girl name: Carissa.
Carys has 36 more alternative forms via Charis, Gladys: Caressa, Carisa, Carisia, Carisse, Carrissa, Chareese, Charesa, Charese, Chari, Charice, Charie, Charisa, Charise, Charish, Charisha, Charissa, Charisse, Charista, Charysse, Cherise, Glad, Gladdis, Gladdys, Gladi, Gladis, Gladyss, Gwladus, Gwladys, Gwyladyss, Karas, Karis, Karisa, Karissa▼, Karisse, Karrisa and Sherisa.Kreatif forms: Calrys, Charys, Corys. [more]
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)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Carys and corresponding names. Gladys, Karis, Karissa, Cherise, Charisse, Carissa, Cerys, Charissa and Carisa are the prominent related forms of Carys (outside Top 1000). Forms like Karas are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest in the year 1990 (usage of 0.2112%) and is now significantly less, with the forms Karissa, Carissa and Gladys becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)