What does Celie mean?
Celie \ce-lie\ as a name for girls means "blind; sixth; heavenly; the moon". Celie is a derivative of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh). Celie is also a form of Celeste (Latin). Celie is also used as a variant of Celia (Latin) and Selena (Greek).
Celie has 21 more different forms via Cecilia, Celeste, Celia, Selena: Ceciel, Cecil▼, Cecile▼, Cecilie, Ceclia, Cee, Ceil, Cele, Celene, Celes, Celina▼, Celine▲, Celisse, Celka, Celli, Cellie, Cesia, Cesilie, Cicelie, Cile and Seline.
Celie is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Celie is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Celie and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Celie (#unlisted) are Cecil, Cecile, Cecilia (#206 last year), Ceil, Celeste (#467), Celia (#788), Celina, Celine (#714) and Selena (#346). This girl name was at the peak of its popularity during the years 1880-1889 and is now much less popular, with the forms Cecil, Cecile, Celeste, Celia and Celina falling out of style. Celine (#714) and Selena (#346) are two of the more chic baby names here, with both names enjoying a revival in popularity. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Celie is alike in pronunciation to Ceili, Zelia, Zelie and Zoelie. Other suggested similar baby names are Cahlie, Cailie, Calee, Cali▲, Calie, Callie▲, Caylie, Chele, Chelie, Chelle, Chellie, Chloe▲, Clio, Cloe, Cole, Collie and Delie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Celie.