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Name Sille

Origin:From a Latin word for blindTools:

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About the name Sille in particular

Languages of use:Scandinavian
Is diminutive of:Cäcilie
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Mille, Sile, Silje, Silke, Ville, Aillén, Bill, Billel, Billie, Billie     Details
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About Cecil/Cecilia, the group of names with the same origin as Sille

Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, female:female form of the Roman family name Caecilius which might be of unknown Etruscan origin
 normally seen as deriving from Latin caecus (blind)
 known from Saint Cecilia, a martyr (3rd century AD)
Words:caecus = blind  Latin
Topics:Roman family name
Variants' top ranks:1:Cecilie Denmark 1997,  2:Silje Norway 1998,  6:Sheila England+Wales 1934,  23:Cecilia Sweden 2014,  34:Cecília Brazil 2014,  34:Cecil England+Wales 1904,  36:Sille Denmark 2001,  39:Silja Finland/Finnish 2007,  41:Silke Denmark 2010,  71:Cécile France 1997
Somehow related to:Ceciliano
Old/original forms:Caecilia Latin, Caecilius Latin
Name variants:Cäcilia, Cäcilie, Cecelia, Cécile, Cecilia, Cecília, Cecilie, Cecily, Cylia, Shayla, Sheila, Shelia, Sheyla, Shyla, Sile, Silja, Silje, Silka, Silke, Sille, Sissy, Sylke, Cecil, Cecilio, Cecilius, Silko   Sortable list   Details

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DenmarkGraph2007 49,  2005 49,  2004 42,  2003 43,  2002 44,  2001 362000 47