Phyllis as a girl's name is of Greek origin meaning "greenery". In Greek mythology, Phyllis dies for love, then is transformed into an almond tree.
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Phyllis DillerComedian
Popularity Trend Chart
Roll over the visual for detailed rankings by year.
Source: Social Security Administration
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.
Name added. View Your List