"riverbank, shore; pure"

Glenys Origin and Meaning

The name Glenys is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "riverbank, shore; pure".

Glenys, like Glynis, is a Welsh name that has never caught on outside Wales.

Famous People Named Glenys

  • Glenys Elizabeth KinnockBaroness Kinnock of Holyhead, British MP
  • Glenys Irene CourWelsh painter
  • (Dorothea) Glenys ThorntonBaroness Thornton, British MP and undersecretary
  • Glenys Rae FowlesAustralian operatic soprano
  • Glenys Ann BeauchampAustralian health secretary
  • Glenys BakkerCanadian curler