Given Name SHEILA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Irish, English
PRONOUNCED: SHEE-lə  [details]

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of SÍLE.
VARIANTS: Síle (Irish), Shayla, Shelia, Shyla, Sheelagh, Shelagh (English)
MASCULINE FORM: Cecil (English)
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), 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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Entry updated October 11, 2012