Given Name CECILY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: SES-i-lee  [details]

Meaning & History

English form of CECILIA. This was the usual English form during the Middle Ages.


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VARIANTS: Cecelia, Cecilia, Cicely
DIMINUTIVES: Cece, Celia, Sissy
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Caecilia (Ancient Roman), Cecilija (Croatian), Cecílie, Cecilie (Czech), Cecilie, Cecilia, Cille, Silje, Sille (Danish), Cécile, Cecilia, Cilla, Silke (Dutch), Cecilia, Silja (Finnish), Cécile (French), Cäcilia, Cäcilie, Caecilia, Cecilia, Silke, Zilla (German), Cecília, Cili (Hungarian), Sheila, Síle (Irish), Cecilia (Italian), Cecilie, Cecilia, Silje (Norwegian), Cecylia (Polish), Cecília, Cila (Portuguese), Cecilia (Romanian), Tsetsiliya (Russian), Sìleas (Scottish), Cecília (Slovak), Cecilija, Cilka (Slovene), Cecilia (Spanish), Cecilia, Cilla (Swedish)
Entry updated July 2, 2008