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pinWhat does Cecile mean?

Cecile /ce-cile/ as a name for girls means "blind; sixth". Cecile is an alternate spelling of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh). Cecile is also a derivative of Cicely (Latin, Old Welsh).


Cecile has 7 variants: Cecil, Cecille, Cecyl, Cecyle, Sessile, Siseel and Sisile.

Cecile has 44 more relations via Cecilia, Cicely: Ceceilia, Ceceley, Ceceli, Cecelia, Cecely, Cecelyn, Cecette, Ceciel, Cecila, Cecilea, Cecilee, Ceciley, Ceciliane, Cecilie, Cecilija, Cecilla, Cecillia, Cecily, Ceclia, Cecylia, Cee, Ceil, Ceila, Ceileh, Ceilena, Ceilia, Cela, Cele, Celia, Celie, Celli, Cellie, Cescelie, Cescily, Cesia, Cesilie, Cicelie, Cici, Cicilia, Cicilie, Cicily, Cile, Cili and Sile.

Kreatif forms: Cacile. [more]

pinHow popular is Cecile?

Cecile is a very prominent first name for females (#610 out of 4276, Top 14%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#111119 out of 150436, Top 74%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Cecile for girls. Cecile reached its apex position of #237 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cecile name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cecile outside U.S.

Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Cecile and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Cecile rated in the Top 1000 are Cecilia (#206 2 years ago), Cecelia (#572), Celia (#788), Ceil, Cecily and Cecil. Other forms, like Celli, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Cecile reached its apex during the years 1900-1909 (average #413) and is now much diminished (#795, 65.1%). Cecilia is more widely used than the rest, though Cecelia has gained in popularity over time, while Celia, Cecile, Cecily and Cecil are no longer trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cecile, Cecelia, Cecil, Cecilia, Cecily in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ceil, Celia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cecilia outside U.S.