a masculine name
Origin of CyrilLate Latin Cyrillus ; from Classical Greek Kyrillos, literally , lordly ; from kyrios, a lord: see church
, Saint 827–869.
Christian missionary and theologian who with his brother Saint Methodius (826–885) worked in Moravia, translating the Scriptures into Old Church Slavonic.
- A male given name; best known for a ninth century missionary to the Slavs.
Via Late Latin Cyrillus, from Ancient Greek Κύριλλος (Kýrillos), from κύριος (lord, master).