What does Filis mean?
Filis /fil-is/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Filis is "greenery". Spanish variant of Phyllis.
How popular is Filis?
Filis is a rare first name for women and an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular variation forms of Filis (outside Top 1000) are Phyllis, Phylis and Phillis. Forms like Philis are uncommon. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.3637%) and are now significantly less widespread, with the form Phyllis becoming less in vogue. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Filis and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Filis is pronounced similarly to Felis, Felise, Feliss and Feliz. Other recommended similar baby names are Ailis, Eilis, Felisa, Filia and Filisha. These names tend to be more frequently used than Filis.