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Boy Names Starting with Ce-

Ce- baby names and what they mean, with 14 results. Ce- names are used more often as feminine names. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity in the 1900s (USAGE OF 0.27%) and have become much less conventional since (USAGE 0.07%, 72.9%), with names such as Cedric becoming somewhat outmoded. Cerillo (TOP 49%) and Ceric (56%) are conventional Ce- last names. Here is the list of Ce- names for girls.

Ce- names

Ceallach - Cetus

From Irish, Gaelic language. "Bright-headed." Gender-neutral name. Not Top 2000 name.

Cecil and variants

Cecil, var. Celio1, Cecyl, Cecilius, Cecilio
Origin fr. Latin, Old Welsh languages. "Blind; sixth." Cecil (TOP 2%), comparable to Cavil (TOP 44%), Crail (19%), is a popular -il suffix last name.

Cedric and variants

Cedric, var. Cedro1, Cedrik, Cedrick, Ced
Origin fr. Old English word. "Kind and loved." Cedric and variants became more trendy in 2018, rising +11 rankings as children's names with Cedric gaining the most.

Source fr. Spanish word. Cedro and Cidro (SEE droh) are .. Not that common as a children's name, Cedro is found more commonly as a last name.

Var. of Seferino. Derived fr. Spanish, Greek words. "West wind." Outside Top 2000.

Celesto and variants

Celesto, var. Celindo, Celestino, Celestine
Derivative of Latin language. "Heavenly." Celestine, Celesto and Celindo are more rarefied as boys' names.

Source fr. Latin element. "Heaven." Celio is a rare first name, existing frequently (UPPER 23%) as a last name. See also Cleo.

Celso and variants

Celso, var. Celsus, Celsius
Derived fr. Italian, Latin. "High, lofty." Celso is widely used as a birth name among these versions.


Origin fr. Hebrew word. "Rock." Somewhat atypical as a children's name, Cephas occurs more often as a last name.

Var. of Sereno. Origin fr. Latin. "Tranquil." Cereno is an irregularly used men's name. See also Coren.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ce- names: Cecil, Cecilio, Cedric, Cedrick, Celestino

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ce- names: Celso, Cephas, Cesar

Source fr. Welsh. Of uncertain origin. Also a girls' name. Ceri is unique as a masculine name.

Caesar and variants

Cezar1, Cesaro, Cesare1, Cesar1
Forms of Caesar. Origin fr. Latin element. "Head of hair." Usage of Cesar and variants was up a decade ago and has become reduced.

Cesar2, var. Cezar2, Cesario, Cesare2
Origin fr. Latin element. "Head of hair." Popularly used, with usage of 0.055% for Cesar and variants as birth names in 2018, though lower than 0.06% a year ago.

Derivative of Greek language. "Large fish or sea monster." Outside Top 2000.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ce- names for boys.

1. Ceallach - Cetus
Ceallach, Cecil [Celio, Cecyl, Cecilio, Cecilius], Cedric [Ced, Cedro, Cedrik, Cedrick], Cedro, Seferino [Cefirino], Celesto [Celindo, Celestino, Celestine], Celio, Celso [Celsus, Celsius], Cephas, Sereno [Cereno], Ceri, Caesar [Cezar, Cesar, Cesaro, Cesare], Cesar [Cezar, Cesare, Cesario], Cetus

Usage comparison for Ce- names