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What does Sissela mean?

Sissela Pronunciation of Sissela as a girls' name has the meaning "blind; sixth". Sissela is a variant form of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh).



VARIANTS Sisiliya, Sessily, Sessilly, Sesseelya, Sessaley, Sesilia, Secelia, Sasilie, Sasilia, Sacilia, Cicily, Cicilie, Cicilia, Cicely, Cicelie, Cesilie, Cescily, Cescelie, Cecylia, Cecily, Cecilie, Ceciley, Cecilee, Cecilea, Cecila, Cecelia, Ceceli, Ceceley, Ceceilia

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA CECILIA Sessile, Siseel, Sisely, Siselya, Sisile, Sissie, Sissy



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How popular is Sissela?

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

Which version is better?

Popular alternative forms of Sissela (NOT RANKED) are Cecilia (#155 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Cecelia (#595), Cecily (#1531) and Cicely. Other forms, like Ceceilia, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Sissela was common among parents in the 1900s (MEDIAN #1096) and is almost as conventional today (#1070, DOWN 17%), but with the version Cecelia becoming somewhat dated. Cecilia is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this compilation. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cecelia, Cecilia, Cecily, Cicely in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Asela, Estela, Fidela, Gisela, Gisella, Gizela, Jisela, Micaela, Michela, Miguela, Mihaela, Mikaela, Miquela, Miskaela, Nirela, Richela, Samuela, Sela, Sesheta, Shaela, Sheela, Shela, Shiela, Sibbell (see Sibyl), Sibel, Sibell, Sibella, Sibilla, Sibylla, Siena, Siera, Simla, Sireena, Sirena, Sirilla, Sisley, Sissee (see Sissy), Sissey, Stela and Tessla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sissela.

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