Rhys

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Rhys is a Welsh given name (usually male), which is famous in Welsh history and which is also used as a surname. It is pronounced [r̥ɨːs] in North Wales, [r̥iːs] in South Wales, and /rs/ in English.[1] Anglicised forms of the name include Rice, Rees, Reese and Reece

Contents

Given name

Welsh history

Modern times

As a first name, Rhys may refer to:

Surname

As a last name, Rhys may refer to:

Fictional characters

Fictional characters with the name Rhys include:

References

  1. ^ Wells, John (5 January 2010). "Rees, Rhys". John Wells's phonetic blog. http://phonetic-blog.blogspot.com/2010/01/rees-rhys.html. Retrieved 5 March 2010.