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Gender: Female Meaning of Glenys: " or pure" Origin of Glenys: Welsh

The name Glenys is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning " or pure". Glenys and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Sibset makeover game! B/G pairs".

From the experts:

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

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Famous People Named Glenys

Glenys Elizabeth Kinnock, Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead, British MP
Glenys Irene Cour, Welsh painter
(Dorothea) Glenys Thornton, Baroness Thornton, British MP and undersecretary
Glenys Rae Fowles, Australian operatic soprano
Glenys Ann Beauchamp, Australian health secretary
Glenys Bakker, Canadian curler

Pop Culture References for the name Glenys

Glennys, Glenice, Glenis, Glynis, Glennis, Glennice


paulapuddephatt Says:


Quite attractive, seldom hear the name these days