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Rhys Meaning


What does Rhys mean?

The name Rhys is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Rhys is "enthusiastic, eager".

Rhys is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Rhys.

The Given Name Rhys

Rhys is a stylish and attractive name.

This 1 syllable name has grace and charm.

Wrap it up and take it home, Rhys may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Rhys Coiro, Rhys Ifans, and Rhys Williams.

Rhys Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 464 in baby name popularity for boys with 621 occurrences. It ranked 4,508 in baby name popularity for girls with 31 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 477 in baby name popularity for boys with 616 occurrences. It ranked 4,658 in baby name popularity for girls with 30 occurrences.

Want to see how Rhys sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Rhys Name Popularity Page.

Rhys Related Names

The names Reece, Rees, Reese, Rhett, Rhyse, Rhysella are all forms of Rhys.

Famous Rhyss

  • Rhys Coiro ~ Actor
  • Rhys Ifans ~ Actor
  • Rhys Williams ~ Soccer Player

Rhys Numerology

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Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Rhys.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Rhys Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Rhys in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Rhys.

Just for fun, see the name Rhys in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Rhys in Nautical Flags page.