Meaning and Name Origin
Celine \ce-li-ne\ as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Celine is "heaven". From Caelia. Can also be a short form of Marceline. In French it is spelled CÚline. The variant Celina means that it can also be related to Selina. Singer Celine Dion.
Celine▲ has 31 more alternative forms via Celina, Marceline, Selina: Caleen, Caleena, Calina, Celena, Celene, Celenia, Celenne, Celicia, Celinda, Celinde, Celinna, Marcelina▼, Marcelinda, Marcelyn, Marsalina, Marsellonia, Salena, Salina▼, Salinda, Salinde, Selena▲, Selenia, Selinda, Selinde, Seline, Selyna, Selyne, Sena▼, Syleena, Sylena and Sylina.
Celine is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2348 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Celine for girls. Celine was first listed in 1994 and reached its peak rank of #456 in the U.S. in the year 1998, and is currently at #714. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Celine and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Celine (#714 the previous year) ranked in the Top 1000 are Celena, Celeste (#467 the previous year), Celina, Marcelina, Marceline, Salena, Salina, Selena (#346), Selina and Sena. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak in the year 1995 and has become significantly less since, with forms such as Celeste, Marceline, Salina, Selina and Sena becoming somewhat outmoded. Celine (#714) and Selena (#346) are two of the more chic birth names among these, with both names undergoing a revival in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Celine▲ is alike in pronunciation to Selene, Soline, Zelene, Zeline and Zoeline. Other suggested similar baby names are Caelin, Calin, Cauline, Celie, Cellina, Celyna, Colene, Colina, Coline, Colline, Deline and Meline. These names tend to be less frequently used than Celine.