Given Name CECILIE

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: se-SEEL-ye (Norwegian, Danish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Norwegian, Danish and Czech form of CECILIA.
VARIANTS: Cecilia (Norwegian), Cecilia (Danish), Cecílie (Czech)
DIMINUTIVES: Silje (Norwegian), Cille, Silje, Sille (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Caecilia (Ancient Roman), Cecilija (Croatian), Cécile, Cecilia, Cilla, Silke (Dutch), Cecilia, Cecily, Sheila, Cece, Cecelia, Celia, Cicely, Cissy, Shayla, Sheelagh, Shelagh, Shelia, Shyla, Sissie, Sissy (English), Cecilia, Silja (Finnish), Cécile (French), Cäcilia, Cäcilie, Caecilia, Cecilia, Silke, Zilla (German), Cecília, Cili (Hungarian), Sheila, Síle (Irish), Cecilia (Italian), Cecylia (Polish), Cecília, Cila (Portuguese), Cecilia (Romanian), Tsetsiliya (Russian), Sìleas (Scottish), Cecília (Slovak), Cecilija, Cilka (Slovene), Cecilia (Spanish), Cecilia, Cilla (Swedish)
SAME SPELLING: Cecílie
Entry updated December 3, 2014