Given Name SISSY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: SIS-ee   [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of CECILIA, FRANCES or PRISCILLA. It can also be taken from the nickname, which originated as a nursery form of the word sister.
MASCULINE FORMS: Cecil, Francis
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Caecilia, Prisca, Priscilla (Ancient Roman), Frantziska (Basque), Prisca, Priscilla (Biblical), Priska, Priskilla (Biblical Greek), Prisca, Priscilla (Biblical Latin), Frañseza (Breton), Francesca (Catalan), Cecilija, Franka (Croatian), Cecilie, Cecílie, Františka (Czech), Cecilie, Cecilia, Cille, Silje, Sille (Danish), Cécile, Cecilia, Prisca, Cilla, Silke (Dutch), Cecilia, Silja (Finnish), Cécile, France, Françoise, Priscille, Priscilla (French), Cäcilia, Cäcilie, Caecilia, Franziska, Priska, Cecilia, Silke, Zilla (German), Cecília, Franciska, Piroska, Cili (Hungarian), Sheila, Síle (Irish), Cecilia, Franca, Francesca, Priscilla, Scilla (Italian), Francisca (Late Roman), Cecilie, Cecilia, Silje (Norwegian), Cecylia, Franciszka (Polish), Cecília, Francisca, Priscila, Cila (Portuguese), Cecilia (Romanian), Tsetsiliya (Russian), Frantzisca (Sardinian), Frangag, Sìleas (Scottish), Cecília (Slovak), Cecilija, Frančiška, Cilka (Slovene), Cecilia, Francisca, Priscila (Spanish), Cecilia, Cilla (Swedish)