[ syll. lys, ly-s ] The baby girl name Lys is used predominantly in the German and Scandinavian languages, and it is derived from Hebrew and Old Greek origins.
Lys is a variant spelling (German and Scandinavian) of the name Lis (English and Scandinavian) as well as a short form (German and Scandinavian) of the name Elizabeth (English, Greek, and Hebrew).
Lys is also a short form of the name Lysandra.
Lys is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of girl names directly linked to Lys, Elizabeth was the most popular in 2011.
Baby names that sound like Lys include Lace (English), Laek, Laeke, Laes, Laese, Lage, Laik, Laike, Laise, Lake, Lashe, Lass, Lasse, Layce (English), Layk, Layke, Lays, Layse, Lece, and Leece.