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Cecyl (girl)

What does Cecyl mean?

Cecyl Pronunciation of Cecyl [ce-cyl] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Cecyl) has the meaning "blind; sixth". Cecyl is a variant form of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh).

Variations

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

29 more different relations via Cecilia: Ceceley, Ceceli, Cecelia, Cecely, Cecelyn, Ceciel, Cecila, Cecilea, Cecilee, Ceciley, Cecilie, Cecilla, Cecily, Ceclia, Cecylia, Cee, Ceil, Ceila, Cela, Cele, Celia, Celie, Celli, Cescily, Cesia, Cesya, Cicely, Cici and Cicily.

Creative forms:
(female) Cecal, Cecyli, ..

(male) Cecar, Cecyld, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cecyl Tinley (C.T.), ..

How popular is Cecyl?

Cecyl is an uncommon first name for females. Cecyl is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Cecilia (#181 a year ago), Cecelia (#544), Celia (#858), Cecily (#1181), Celie, Cicely, Cecil, Cele, Cecile, Ceil and Cecille are the popular varying forms of Cecyl (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Cela, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Cecyl was common among parents in the 1900s (usage of 0.3%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.2%, down 45%), with versions like Cecelia going out of style. Cecilia has been the overall favorite. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cecelia, Cecil, Cecile, Cecilia, Cecille in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cecily, Ceil, Cele, Celia, Celie, Cicely in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Beryl, Cacy, Caryl, Cerys, Cheryl, Keryl, Meryl and Teryl. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cecyl.

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