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What does Cyrillus mean?

Cyrillus Pronunciation of Cyrillus [cyril-lus] as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and Cyrillus means "master, lord". Cyrillus is a variant form of Cyril (Greek): from Kyrillos.

Associated with: greek.


3 alternative forms via Cyril: Cirillo, Cyrill and Cyrille.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Cyrillus Caden (C.C.), ..

How popular is Cyrillus?

Cyrillus is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Cyrillus is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Cyril is the only prominent variation form of Cyrillus (outside Top 2000). This relation of Cyrillus was favored in the 1910s (#307), but now, Cyril has become less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cyril in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Achilleus, Achillius, Aiolus, Akillius, Arius, Aurelius, Basilius, Caius, Callis, Callum, Callys, Camillo, Camillus, Carlos, Caroll, Carollan, Carolus, Carrlos, Carville, Caryll, Catullus, Cecilius, Celsus, Chill, Chris, Chriss, Christos, Ciril, Cirilio, Cirilo, Cirrus, Claus, Clitus, Collis, Comillo, Corless, Corliss, Cornelius, Cornelus, Cornilius, Cris, Crispus, Cristos, Cronus, Cyrus, Darious, Darius, Jarius, Kirillos, Kyrill, Marcellus, Marianus, Marinus, Marius, Nigellus, Sirius, Tyrus, Vasilius and Vasilus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cyrillus.

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