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.

Categories

medieval
VARIANTS: Cecelia, Cecilia, Cicely
DIMINUTIVES: Cece, Celia, Sissy
MASCULINE FORM: Cecil
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Caecilia (Ancient Roman), Cecilija (Croatian), Cecilie, Cecílie (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)
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