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Corliss meaning and name origin

Corliss \c(o)-rli-ss, cor-liss\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Corliss), is pronounced KOR-liss. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Corliss is "cheerful, carefree". From "carleas", a compound of "caru" meaning "grief" or "care", and "leas" meaning "free from" or "without".

Corliss has 5 variant forms: Corlee, Corless, Corley, Corlie and Corly.

Corliss is also pronounced similarly to Carlis and Carlise. Other suggested similar baby names are Carlisa, Carlissa, Colliss and Cordiss.


Popularity of Corliss

Corliss is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2544 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#5588 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Corliss name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Corliss with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Corliss name in U.S.
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