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What does Lucila mean?

Lucila Pronunciation of Lucila [lu-cila] as a girls' name. The name Lucila means "light". Lucila is an alternate spelling of Lucille (French, Latin): variant of Lucy.

Associated with: light.


Lucila has 1 variant: Lucilia.

6 more related forms via Lucille: Loucille, Luciela, Lucile, Lucilla, Lucyle and Lusile.

Creative forms:
(female) Lecila, ..

(male) Lucilas, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lucila Renesmee (L.R.), ..

How popular is Lucila?

Lucila is a very prominent first name for females (#1289 out of 4276, Top 30%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Lucille (#283 the previous year), Lucyle and Lucile are the popular related forms of Lucila (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Loucille, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Lucila was widespread 105 years ago (adoption of 0.77%) and is now much lower (adoption 0.07%, 91.2%), with forms like Lucille becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lucile, Lucille, Lucyle in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lucila and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Cecila, Docila, Lacina, Lacole, Laila, Lecia, Leila, Licia, Lila, Lucena, Luci, Lucia, Luciana, Lucida, Lucie, Lucina, Lucinda, Lucine, Lucinna, Lucita, Lucyja, Lucyna, Lucza, Ludmila, Luella, Luisa, Luiza, Lula, Lulita, Lumina, Lupita, Lusita, Luvina, Luzija, Luzita and Lycia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lucila.

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