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What does Glenis mean?

Glenis Pronunciation of Glenis [gle-nis] as a girls' name is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of the name Glenis is "pure, holy". Glenis is an alternate spelling of Glenys (Welsh): from glān.

Associated with: pure (virgin).


Glenis has 4 variants: Glenice, Glennice, Glennis and Glennys.

1 more alternative form via Glenys: Glen.

Creative forms:
(female) Glanis, Glenisa, ..

(male) Glegil, Glene, ..

Middle name pairings:
Glenis Reece (G.R.), ..

How popular is Glenis?

Glenis is an unusual given name for women. Glenis is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Glenis (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Glen, Glenice and Glennis. Other forms, like Glennice, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Glenis was well-received 85 years ago (average #1480). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Glen, Glenice, Glennis in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Glenis is alike in pronunciation to Glinnis, Glinys, Glinyss, Glynice, Glynis and Glynnis. Other recommended names are Alais, Alanis, Aldis, Alexis, Alis, Allis, Anis, Annis, Cloris, Delis, Dionis, Eleni, Elis, Ellis, Elois, Felis, Floris, Galen, Ganit, Geena, Geenia, Geenya, Gene, Genesis, Genia, Genie, Genisa, Genisia, Genna, Gennie, Gerie, Ginia, Ginni, Ginnie, Gladdis, Gladis, Gladys, Gleana, Glenda, Gleneen, Glenene, Glenine, Glenn, Glenna, Glennda, Glenne, Glennie, Glesni, Glinda, Gloria, Glynae, Glynn, Guenna, Gwen, Gwenith, Gwenn, Gwenna, Gwennie, Gwenny, Ilanis, Jannis, Jennis, Lenis, Lexis, Meris, Neris, Tanis, Temis and Vernis. These names tend to be more commonly used than Glenis.

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