Cecilia meaning

sĭ-sēlyə
Christian martyr traditionally regarded as the patron saint of music.
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(person, proper) A feminine name: dim. Cis, Cissie; var. Cecile, Cecily, Cicely, Sheila.
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(person) (died a.d. 230?); Christian martyr: patron saint of music: her day is Nov. 22
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A female given name.
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Origin of cecilia

  • From Latin Caecilia, feminine form of Caecilius, a Roman family name derived from the byname caecus (“blind”). Popularized by Saint Cecilia, 3rd century Roman martyr, the patron saint of music.

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