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What does Seelia mean?

Seelia Pronunciation of Seelia [seel-ia] as a girls' name means "blind; sixth". Seelia is an alternate form of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh).


Seelia has 14 variants: Ceila, Ceilagh, Ceileh, Ceileigh, Ceilia, Cela, Celia, Celie, Cili, Cilia, Cilly, Seelie, Seely and Selia.

17 more relations via Cecilia: Cacelia, Ceceilia, Ceceli, Cecelia, Ceclia, Cecylia, Celli, Cellie, Cesia, Kekilia, Kikelia, Sacilia, Sasilia, Secelia, Sesilia, Sheila and Siselya.

Creative forms:
(female) Seele, Seelna, ..

(male) Seelta, ..

Middle name pairings:
Seelia Elayna (S.E.), ..

How popular is Seelia?

Seelia is a rare first name for women. Seelia is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Seelia (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Cecelia (#544 the previous year), Cecilia (#181), Celia (#858), Celie and Sheila (#1700). Usage of these forms of Seelia was more pronounced among parents in the 1950s (usage of 0.39%) and has become significantly diminished since (usage 0.17%, 57.1%). Cecilia has generally been the top pick of parents, while versions such as Sheila are now less popular. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cecelia, Cecilia, Celia, Celie, Sheila in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Seelia is alike in pronunciation to Ceili, Salli, Sallie, Seila, Sela, Selie, Seula, Silia, Siliya, Sillia, Silliya, Silya, Suelo, Sula, Sylwia, Xylia, Zalia, Zaylia, Zelia, Zelie, Zoela, Zoelie, Zolia and Zylia. Other suggested similar names are Aemelia, Amelia, Azelia, Belia, Deelia, Delia, Emelia, Fecelia, Helia, Keeli, Keelie, Keelin, Lealia, Leela, Leelia, Lellia, Meelia, Melia, Neecia, Needia, Neelia, Nelia, Odeelia (see Odelia), Odelia, Ofelia, Pelia, Phelia, Selenia, Sellma, Selma, Shaela, Shalia, Sheela, Sheelah, Sheilya, Shela, Shelia, Shell, Shelle, Shellie, Shelly, Sheria, Sheyla, Shilea, Shilla, Shula, Skyla, Stela, Teela, Veenia and Weslia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Seelia.

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