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What does Fyllis mean?

Fyllis Pronunciation of Fyllis [fyl-lis] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Fyllis means "greenery". Fyllis is a version of Phyllis (Greek).

Associated with: greek, greenery (tree).


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

1 more relation via Phyllis: Phyllie.

Creative forms:
(female) Faylis, Fyllin, ..

(male) Fylli, Fyllin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Fyllis Rocio (F.R.), ..

How popular is Fyllis?

Fyllis is an unusual given name for females. Fyllis is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Fyllis (not ranked) are Phyllis, Phyliss, Phylis and Phillis. Other variants, like Philys, are seldom used. These forms of Fyllis were popular as birth names 9 decades ago (adoption of 0.7%), but now, the form Phyllis has become somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Fyllis is pronounced similarly to Felis, Felise, Feliss and Feliz. Other recommended names are Adelis, Ailis, Alais, Aldis, Alis, Allis, Carlis, Collis, Cypris, Dallis, Delis, Dellis, Dylis, Dyllis, Eilis, Elis, Ellis, Elois, Elvis, Fallan, Fallen, Fallon, Fallyn, Felisa, Filia, Fillida (see Phillida), Fillira, Flip, Floris, Floss, Fulvia, Hollis, Lyris, Marlis, Myrtis and Wallis. These names tend to be more frequently used than Fyllis.

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