What does Glynis mean?
Glynis /gly-nis/ as a girls' name is pronounced GLEN-iss. It is of Welsh origin. Related to Glenn and its variants, or may be a form of Glenys. Made familiar in America in the 1950s-1960s due to Welsh actress Glynis Johns.
Related girl name: Glenda.more]
How popular is Glynis?
Glynis is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3131 out of 4276, Top 73%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Glynis for girls. Glynis entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #984 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Glenn and Glenda are the popular related forms of Glynis. These relations of Glynis were favored as birth names during 1940-1949 (adoption of 0.301%) and are now less conventional, with the form Glenda becoming less in vogue.
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Suggested similar baby names are Alais, Alanis, Aldis, Alexis▲, Alis, Allis, Anis, Annis▼, Claris, Cloris, Dionis, Dylis, Elis, Ellis, Elois, Elvis, Ennis, Floris, Ganit, Gayna, Gayner, Gaynor, Geenia, Genia, Genie▼, Genisa, Genni, Gennie, Ginia, Ginni, Ginnie, Gladdis, Gladi, Gladis, Gladys▼, Glenine, Glenna▼, Glennie▼, Glesni, Glinda, Glori, Gloria▼, Glorie, Glynda, Grania, Gwyn, Gwynda, Gwynith, Gwynn, Gwynna, Gwynne, Ilanis, Innis, Janis▼, Jannis, Jennis, Kloris, Lenis, Lyris, Phylis, Tanis and Vernis. These names tend to be less frequently used than Glynis.