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What does Sile mean?

Sile Pronunciation of Sile [sile] as a girls' name. The meaning of Sile is "blind; sixth". Sile is an alternate form of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh). See also Sheila.


Sile has 3 variants: Ceil, Cele and Cile.

25 more different relations via Cecilia: Cecile, Cee, Ceila, Ceileh, Cela, Celie, Cici, Cili, Cilia, Cilka, Cilla, Cilly, Sasilie, Seelie, Seely, Selia, Sessile, Sheila, Sileas, Silke, Siseel, Sisely, Sisile, Sissie and Sissy.

Creative forms:
(female) Sele, Sise, ..

(male) Sise, Sive, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sile Addisyn (S.A.), ..

How popular is Sile?

Sile is an uncommon first name for women. Sile is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Cecilia (#181 a year ago), Sheila (#1700), Cilla, Celie, Cele, Ceil and Cecile are the popular related forms of Sile (not in Top 2000). Other variants, like Cilia, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Sile was at its highest 65 years ago (median #1292) and is now much reduced (#1697, 64% less usage), with versions like Sheila becoming somewhat outmoded. Cecilia is the most fashionable name for newborns in this compilation. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cecile, Cecilia, Ceil, Cele, Celie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cilla, Sheila in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Sile is pronounced similarly to Sal, Soulle and Zele. Other recommended names are Alle, Cole, Daile, Dale, Elle, Gaile, Gale, Hille, Iole, Kyle, Mille, Neile, Odile, Sable, Sade, Sage, Saige, Seila, Sela, Selie, Shae, Shila, Shilea, Shilo, Sian, Sib, Sibel, Signe, Silia, Silja, Silken, Silkie, Silva, Silver, Silvi, Silvie, Silvy, Silya, Sima, Simla, Sina, Sine, Siri, Sis, Sisley, Skie, Skye, Stine, Sue, Sula, Suse, Suze, Udile, Vale and Viole. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sile.

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