Gender: Female Meaning of Glynis: "small glen, valley" Origin of Glynis: Welsh

Glynis Origin and Meaning

The name Glynis is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "small glen, valley".

The feminine version of the common Welsh name Glyn became somewhat known in this country via the charming Welsh actress Glynis Johns. Variations include Glenys and Glynys. With other Welsh names--Gwyneth, Bronwyn, Bryn, Griffith--now on the American table, Glynis could make a distinctive tribute to an Uncle Glenn.

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Glyn, Glinyce, Glinys, Glynnis, Glinyss, Glinnis


paulapuddephatt Says:


Pretty name, don't often hear this