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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.

Baby names that sound like Corliss are Carlissa, Carlise, Carlisa and Carlis.

Popularity of Corliss

Corliss is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2544 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#5588 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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