Cecylia name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 12th, 2023
Gender: Girl
Origin: Latin
Usage: Polish, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Cecylia ce-cy-lia
Meaning: Dim Sighted, The Way for the Blind, Sixth and Indication of the Gender of Caecilier
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What does Cecylia mean?

Used mainly in Norwegian, Polish, Swedish, Finnish and Danish rarefied, Cecylia aimed at girls has its origin in Latin. Cecylia is a variant of perennial and prevalent Cecilia. Also Cecilia is Nordic form of Caecilia. Meaning of Cecilia is Sixth, Blind One and The Way for the Blind has its origin in Latin.

What do we think of Cecylia as a name for a newborn?

Cecylia is a beautiful and unique name for a newborn girl. Its Welsh origin means blind; sixth, which can be seen as inspirational. It encourages the baby to strive to see life from different perspectives, an important lesson for everyone. The name has a lovely sound that can bring joy in any language. It is also not overly common, so Cecylia will stand out from her peers in a special way. It may also bring to mind positive images of the Welsh culture which its origin is associated with. Overall Cecylia is an excellent name choice for a baby girl and something that she can grow into and become proud of.

How do I pronounce Cecylia?

Three syllabled Cecylia is pronounced as ce-cy-lia.

Variants of Cecylia

Cecilia, Caecilius, Cacelia, Cecilie, Celia, Cecelie, Ceilia, Selia, Lucelia, Celiana, Caelius, Caelia, Celeste, Celina

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How popular is the name Cecylia?

Cecylia is an uncommon baby name in United States, its highest ever rank is 3092 (1917) in its 19 years run on United States naming chart. There are over 121 babies that have been given the name Cecylia in United States. Also, it appeared first time in 2011 on baby girl names list of England and Wales. It had a short run of 7 years on France girl names chart. Cecylia is a common name in Poland while somewhat familiar name in Tanzania and Germany. As per our research, over 5000 people has been named Cecylia globally.

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Numerological analysis of Cecylia

Realizing your goals is what lifts your spirit and boosts your self-confidence. You never go anywhere or do anything without a plan, or two. When it comes to friendships, you respect the people you hang out with and you are always there to give a hand when needed. You care about the people you love deeply but can imagine living without them. Achieving inner peace and harmony in life is what's most important to you.

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Middle names for Cecylia

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Sibling Names for Cecylia

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