Glenys Name Meaning & Origin

Glenys

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Origin of the name Glynis:

Modern coinage that originated in Wales and is probably derived from glân (pure, holy). There is some speculation, however, that it is an elaboration of Glenna (mountain valley).

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Modern (19th century onward) Welsh name formed from an elaboration of glân meaning pure/clean/holy. Several spellings exist.

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