What does Wallis mean?
Wallis /wal-lis/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Wallis) is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wallis is "from Wales". Variant of Wallace. Made famous by Wallis Simpson, the woman who wanted to be queen of England, but became Duchess of Windsor instead.
How popular is Wallis?
Wallis is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#2929 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Wallis for girls. Wallis has not been ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)