What does Cecelia mean?
Cecelia▼ has 29 variants: Ceceilia, Ceceley, Ceceli, Cecila, Cecilea, Cecilee, Ceciley, Cecilie, Cecily, Cecylia, Cescelie, Cescily, Cesilie, Cicelie, Cicely, Cicilia, Cicilie, Cicily, Sacilia, Sasilia, Sasilie, Secelia, Sesilia, Sessaley, Sesseelya, Sessilly, Sessily, Sisiliya and Sissela.
Cecelia has 29 more different relations via Cecilia: Cacelia, Cecely, Cecelyn, Cecette, Ceciel, Cecil▼, Cecile▼, Ceciliane, Cecilija, Cecilla, Cecille, Cecillia, Ceclia, Cecyl, Cecyle, Ceila, Ceilia, Cela, Celia▼, Celie, Celli, Cellie, Cesia, Cilia, Kekilia, Kikelia, Seelia, Seelie and Selia.Creative forms:
(female) Ceceal, Creelia, ..
(male) Cecele, Cecelie, .. Middle name pairings:
Cecelia Elly (C.E.), ..
How popular is Cecelia?
Cecelia is a very prominent first name for women (#445 out of 4276, Top 10%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name history of Cecelia for girls. Cecelia reached its top rank of #181 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, and is currently at #544. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Cecilia (#181 from recent data), Celia (#858), Cecily (#1181), Celie, Cicely, Cecille, Cecil and Cecile are the popular related forms of Cecelia (#544 from recent data). These forms of Cecelia were favored as birth names 115 years ago (average #953) and are somewhat less widespread today (#1418, ▼44.3%), with versions like Cecile becoming somewhat outmoded. Cecilia is more ubiquitous than the rest.
Cecelia▼ is alike in pronunciation to Sicilia. Other suggested similar names are Accalia, Aemelia, Angelia▼, Aracelia, Arcelia, Arcenia, Argelia, Bedelia, Belia, Benecia, Caela, Callia, Camela, Camelia, Camellia, Cammelia (see Camellia), Caralia, Carlia, Cayelin, Cearia, Celeena, Celena, Celenia, Celesia, Celesta, Celestia, Celka, Cerea, Cerelia, Cerella, Cericia, Chalia, Chelie, Clelia, Cloelia, Corelie, Crecia, Deelia, Dorelia, Ercilia, Evelia, Fecelia, Gelilia, Genesia, Hellia, Jamelia, Jecholia, Jecolia, Jeremia, Jesenia, Kamelia, Kecia, Keelia, Kodelia, Lecrecia, Leecia, Leelia, Lellia, Levenia, Mahelia, Meelia, Melia, Neecia, Neelia, Nerolia (see Nerola), Ofelia, Ophelia▼, Permelia, Phelia, Seeria, Teresia, Ubelia, Weslia and Zeenia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cecelia.See names in meaning and etymology.