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What does Fillis mean?

Fillis Pronunciation of Fillis [fil-lis] as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and Fillis means "greenery". Fillis is an alternate form of Phyllis (Greek).

Associated with: greek, greenery (tree).


Fillis has 10 variants: Filis, Fillys, Fyllis, Philis, Phillis, Philys, Phylis, Phyliss, Phylliss and Phyllys.

Creative forms:
(female) Falis, Files, ..

(male) Filcis, Filso, ..

Middle name pairings:
Fillis Azaria (F.A.), ..

How popular is Fillis?

Fillis is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#86992 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Fillis (outside Top 2000) are Phillis, Phylis, Phyliss and Phyllis. These forms of Fillis were at the top of their popularity 85 years ago (usage of 0.7%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Phillis, Phylis, Phyliss, Phyllis in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Fillis and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Fillis is pronounced similarly to Felis, Felise, Feliss and Feliz. Other suggested similar names are Ailis, Ailli, Aillie, Aillin, Allis, Billi, Billie, Collis, Dallis, Dellis, Dilli, Dillys, Dyllis, Eilis, Ellis, Felisa, Filia, Filicia, Filisha, Fillida (see Phillida), Fillira, Floss, Gillie, Hillie, Hollis, Jilli, Jillie, Lillas, Lilli, Lillia, Lillias, Lillie, Milli, Millie, Sillia, Tilli, Tillie, Wallis and Willie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Fillis.

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