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Phyliss

What does Phyliss mean?

Phyliss Pronunciation of Phyliss [phyliss] as a name for girls is a Greek name, and Phyliss means "greenery". Phyliss is an alternate form of Phyllis (Greek).

Associated with: greek, greenery (tree).

Variations

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

2 more relations via Phyllis: Phyllida and Phyllie.

Creative forms:
(female) Pauliss, Philiss, ..

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Phyliss Oriana (P.O.), ..

How popular is Phyliss?

Phyliss is a very prominent first name for women (#1567 out of 4276, Top 37%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Phyliss entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its apex rank of #1115 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Phyliss name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Phyliss outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Phyliss are Phyllis, Phylis and Phillis. Other variants, like Philys, are seldom used. These forms of Phyliss reached the apex of their popularity 85 years ago (median #766).

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

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

Similar Names

Phyliss is alike in pronunciation to Feliss. Other recommended names are Alliss, Arliss, Bliss, Colliss (see Collis), Corliss, Holliss (see Hollis), Marliss, Phalisha, Phelia, Philia, Philina, Philipa, Phylicia, Phyllisha, Themiss and Walliss (see Wallis). These names tend to be less commonly used than Phyliss.

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