Name Phyllis

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Phyllis

Phyllis is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Phyllis

Phyllis is 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.

Meaning of Phyllis

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

Pronunciation of Phyllis

Variants of the name Phyllis

Phillis

Phyllis in the categories

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Name Statistic: Phyllis is ranked #5166 overall ↑↑ 431

  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2980 ↑↑ 1801
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3569 ↑↑ 654
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3621 ↓↓ -121
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3638 ↓↓ -559
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3813 ↓↓ -179
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4138 ↑↑ 296
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4164 ↓↓ -144
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4272 ↓ -95
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 5264 ↓↓ -758
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 5511 ↓↓ -496
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 6251 ↓↓ -230
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 6267 ↓↓ -184
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 7641 ↑↑ 726
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7905 ↓↓ -424
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 8212 ↓↓ -331
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 11192 ↓↓ -1127
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 11769 ↓↓ -433
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 12146 ↓↓ -503
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12487 ↓↓ -10833


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