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What does Holliss mean?

Holliss Pronunciation of Holliss [hol-liss] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Holliss) is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Holliss is "the holly tree". Holliss is a version of Hollis (Old English).

Associated with: old english, holly (tree).


1 relation via Hollis: Hollister.

Creative forms:
(male) Haliss, Hilliss, ..

(female) Holiza, Holsi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Holliss Slade (H.S.), ..

How popular is Holliss?

Holliss is an unusual first name for males. Holliss is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Hollis (#1094 from recent data) is the only popular related form of Holliss (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. This form of Holliss was popular a century ago (#369) and has become significantly less widespread since. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hollis in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alviss, Arliss, Bliss, Boriss, Collins, Collis, Corless, Corliss, Dollfuss (see Dolph), Elliss, Elviss (see Elvis), Gilliss, Hallie, Hallsy, Harriss, Hillie, Hillier, Holliday, Holmes, Hopkins, Kelviss (see Kelvis), Morriss, Rollins, Willess and Williss. Like Holliss, these names are not commonly used.

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