What does Tallis mean?
Tallis /tal-lis/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin. Name of a great 16th-century English composer of church music, Thomas Tallis, who composed "Tallis's Canon".
Tallis has 2 variants: Tallys and Talys.Kreatif forms: Talce, Tanlis. [more]
How popular is Tallis?
Tallis is a rare first name for men but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#75938 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Tallis for boys. Tallis has not been ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Tallis is alike in pronunciation to Tullis. Other suggested similar baby names are Callis, Dallis, Tallin and Wallis. Like Tallis, these names are not commonly used.