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Ceil

What does Ceil mean?

Ceil Pronunciation of Ceil [ceil] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Ceil is "blind; sixth; heaven". Ceil is an alternate form of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh). Ceil is also a variation of Celia (Latin).

Associated with: heaven.

Variations

Ceil has 3 variants: Cele, Cile and Sile.

41 more different relations via Cecilia, Celia: C'Ceal, Ceceli, Cecely, Ceciel, Cecil, Cecila, Cecile, Cecilea, Cecilee, Ceciley, Cecilie, Cecilla, Cecille, Cecily, Ceclia, Cecyl, Cecyle, Cee, Ceila, Ceilagh, Ceileh, Ceilena, Ceilia, Cela, Celie, Celli, Cellie, Cescily, Cesia, Cesilie, Cesya, Cici, Cicily, Cili, Cilia, Cilka, Cilla, Cilly, Seely, Selia and Sheila.

Creative forms:
(female) Cail, Celi, ..

(male) Ceca, Cesi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ceil Josephine (C.J.), ..

How popular is Ceil?

Ceil is an unusual given name for females. Ceil is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Ceil was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #1068 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ceil name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Cecilia (#181 in recent rankings), Celia (#858), Cecily (#1181), Sheila (#1700), Celie, Cilla, Cecile, Cecille, Cecil and Cele are the popular variation forms of Ceil. Other forms, like Ceclia, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Ceil was widespread during the years 1950-1959 (median #1353) and has become much diminished since (#1629, 60%). Cecilia is more universally found than the rest, while versions such as Sheila used to be popular.

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cecily, Cele, Celia, Celie, Cilla, Sheila in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Ceil is pronounced similarly to Coel, Sal and Zele. Other recommended names are Amil, Beril, Cai, Caila, Cain, Cait, Cal, Ceili, Ceira, Cera, Ceri, Ceria, Chel, Chell, Cis, Clio, Cris, Cybil, Dail, Gail, Jil, Lil, Phil and Teil. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ceil.

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