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Seelie

What does Seelie mean?

Seelie Pronunciation of Seelie [seel-ie] as a girls' name. The meaning of the name Seelie is "blind; sixth". Seelie is an alternate form of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh).

Variations

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

17 more relations via Cecilia: Ceceli, Cecelia, Cecilie, Ceclia, Cele, Celli, Cellie, Cescelie, Cesilie, Cicelie, Sasilie, Secelia, Sesilia, Sessile, Sile, Silke and Sissie.

Creative forms:
(female) Seelse, Stelie, ..

(male) Seelby, Seelle, ..

Middle name pairings:
Seelie Janiyah (S.J.), ..

How popular is Seelie?

Seelie is a rare first name for women. Seelie is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Cecelia (#544 the previous year), Cecilia (#181), Cele, Celia (#858) and Celie are the prominent alternative forms of Seelie (outside Top 2000). Usage of these relations of Seelie was at its peak in the 1900s (median #886) and is somewhat lower today (#1116, 29%). Cecilia has historically been preferred by parents, while forms such as Celia have become less contemporary. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Seelie is pronounced similarly to Ceili, Sallee, Salli, Sallie, Seila, Sela, Selie, Seula, Silia, Sillia, Suelo, Zailie, Zelia, Zelie and Zoelie. Other suggested similar names are Adelie, Amelie, Anelie, Arelie, Chelie, Deelia, Edelie, Emelie, Haelie, Hedlie, Kaelie, Keeli, Keelia, Keelie, Keelin, Keilie, Kellie, Keylie, Lealie, Leelee, Leelia, Leslie, Lezlie, Mellie, Neelia, Neelie, Neelle (see Neilina), Nellie, Orelie, Peele, Seeria, Selbie, Seline, Semele, Semelle, Shaelee, Shalee, Shalia, Sheela, Sheelah, Sheilia, Shela, Shelbie, Shelia, Shell, Shella, Shelle, Shellee, Shelley, Shelli, Shellie, Shelly, Sherie, Sherlie, Soulle, Stelle, Stevie, Teenie, Verlie and Weslie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Seelie.

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