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What does Sybille mean?

Sybille Pronunciation of Sybille as a girls' name is a Greek name, and the meaning of the name Sybille is "prophetess, oracle". Sybille is a version of Sibyl (Greek): in ancient myth. Sybille is also a variation of Sybil (Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, prophetess, oracle (wisdom)


VARIANTS Sybill, Sybelle, Sybel, Sibyll, Sibelle, Sibell, Sibel, Sibbell, Cybill, Cybil, Cybele

OTHER FORMS VIA SIBYL, SYBIL Cybilla, Sabilla, Sabylla, Sibella, Sibilla, Sibylla, Sybella, Sybilla



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How popular is Sybille?

Sybille is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Sybille is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Sibyl, Sybil (#1865 LAST YEAR) and Sybilla are the prominent varying forms of Sybille (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). These forms of Sybille reached the top of their popularity 98 years ago (AVERAGE #1018) and have become much less widespread since (#1955, 86%), with forms such as Sybil becoming less fashionable. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sibyl, Sybil, Sybilla in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Sybille is alike in pronunciation to Cybille, Sabelle and Sable. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abelle, Aprille, Arbelle, Basille, Bazille, Camille, Cecille, Cyrille, Danille, Darille, Emille, Ethille (see Ethel), Hille, Jamille, Jobelle, Kamille, Lucille, Lynelle, Mabelle, Maybelle, Mille, Myrelle, Neille, Orbelle, Robelle, Sabella, Sabine, Sadelle, Samelle, Sasilie (see Cecilia), Semelle, Sevilla, Shelle, Shilla, Shynelle, Shyrill, Sicilly, Sile, Silke, Sirilla, Sisile, Soulle, Stelle, Suzelle, Sydell, Sydella, Sydelle, Syrilla, Teille and Yabelle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Sybille.

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