Name Phillis Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Phillis


Phillis is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Phillis?

Phillis is a form of Phyllis, a name from Greek mythology. She was a Greek princess, who killed herself out of love. She was transformed into a leafless almond tree, which was foliated after her lover Demophon embraced her.

What does the name Phillis mean?

Phillis means “foliage” (from ancient Greek “phúllon/φῠ́λλον”).

Pronunciation of Phillis

Variants of the name Phillis


Popularity of the name Phillis

The name Phillis is ranked #6168 overall.

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