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What does Glenys mean?

Glenys Pronunciation of Glenys as a girls' name is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Glenys is "pure, holy". From glān, likely a different root as the similar-sounding Glynis.


ASSOCIATED WITH pure (virgin)


VARIANTS Glen, Glenice, Glenis, Glennice, Glennis, Glennys

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA GLYNIS Glinnis, Glinyce, Glinys, Glinyss, Glynae, Glynnis



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How popular is Glenys?

Glenys is an unusual given name for women. Glenys is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Glen, Glenice, Glennis and Glynis are the prominent variation forms of Glenys (NOT RANKED). Other variants, like Glinys, are seldom used. These forms of Glenys were at the height of their popularity 9 decades ago (MEDIAN #1610). (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Glen, Glenice, Glennis, Glynis in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Alexys, Allys, Alys, Annys, Cerys, Denys, Elenyi, Gaenna, Gaenor, Galen, Galena, Geena, Geenia, Geenya, Gelya, Gena, Genae, Genaya, Gene, Genia, Genie, Genisa, Genna, Genni, Genny, Genya, Ginny, Ginya, Gladdys, Gladis, Gladys, Gladyss, Gleana, Glenda, Gleneen, Glenene, Glenine, Glenn, Glenna, Glennda, Glenne, Glennie, Glesni, Glinda, Glory, Glorya, Glyn, Glynda, Glynn, Granya, Guenna, Gwen, Gwenda, Gwenn, Gwenna, Gwenni, Gwenny, Gwenyth, Gwladys, Ilanys, Nerys and Olenya. These names tend to be more commonly used than Glenys.

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