Meaning:Foliage; Green bough
The name Phyliss means “foliage” or “green bough.” This girl’s name has a long and interesting history and symbolizes the beauty and resilience of nature. In Greek mythology, Phyllis was a young woman who fell in love with Demophon, the son of King Theseus. In one version of the story, an almond tree grows from Phyllis' burial place—this tree is often seen as a sign of new beginnings, ideal for heralding your little one’s arrival. A popular choice in the early 20th century, Phyliss is full of timeless charm and makes a classic pick for baby.
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