Meaning and Name Origin
Myrtis \m(y)-rtis, myr-tis\ as a girls' name is a form of Myrtle (Latin): botanical and nature name based on the evergreen shrub that was sacred to Venus as a symbol of love. A somewhat irregularly used girls' name.
Myrtis is a very popular first name for females (#1406 out of 4276, Top 33%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Myrtis for girls. Myrtis reached its peak position of #529 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Myrtis and associated names. Myrtle, Myrtie, Myrtice and Myrta are the popular related forms of Myrtis. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 and have become significantly less widespread since, with the versions Myrtle, Myrtis, Myrtie, Myrtice and Myrta becoming somewhat dated. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)