Sheila definition

shēlə
A girl or young woman.
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(name, person, proper) A feminine name.
noun
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(austral., n.z., informal) A girl or young woman.
noun
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(Australia, New Zealand, slang) A woman.
noun
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A female given name.
pronoun
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
sheila
Plural:
sheilas

Origin of sheila

  • From the name Sheila

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Anglicized spelling of Síle, the Irish form of Cecilia.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Sheila (“female given name").

    From Wiktionary