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What does Priscylla mean?

Priscylla Pronunciation of Priscylla [priscyl-la] as a girls' name has its root in Latin, and the meaning of Priscylla is "ancient, venerable". Priscylla is a variant form of Priscilla (Latin). Biblical: a first-century Christian missionary.

Associated with: ancient (old).


Priscylla has 4 variants: Pricila, Priscella, Priscila and Prisila.

8 more relations via Priscilla: Pracilla, Precilla, Prescill, Prescilla, Pricilla, Prisca, Prisilla and Prysilla.

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Middle name pairings:
Priscylla Joanna (P.J.), ..

How popular is Priscylla?

Priscylla is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Priscylla is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Priscylla (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Priscilla (#502 last year), Priscila and Pricilla. Adoption of these forms of Priscylla was widespread 75 years ago (usage of 0.11%) and is now significantly diminished (usage 0.03%, down 72.1%), with the form Priscilla becoming somewhat dated. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pricilla, Priscila, Priscilla in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arcilla, Aricela, Aricella, Ariella, Aristella, Christella, Criolla (see Creola), Cristella, Drucella, Drucilla, Druscilla, Drusella, Drusilla, Ghisella, Gisella, Gracella, Grisella, Kristella, Maricella, Marisella, Moisella (see Moselle), Oriella, Orilla, Orsolla, Pascalle, Pascuala, Percilla, Priela, Priella, Primalia, Primula, Princella, Princesa, Princessa, Prisciliana, Prissy, Prunella, Sibylla, Uriella, Uriyella and Ursella. These names tend to be more commonly used than Priscylla.

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