Origin of the name CECILE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name CECILE.
name, derived from Latin Cæcilia
meaning "blind." Also see Cecilia.
Usage: America, Belgium, England, France (Cécile), Hungary (Cécile),
Cécile Tormay (d. 1937), was a Hungarian
writer. Cecile Sinclair, an English-Dutch model. Cécile Cassel, a French actress.
Cecile Walton (d. 1956), was a Scottish illustrator, painter and sculptor.
... in the eleventh century, the musical saint had
been given as a patroness; and the contemporaries, Philip I. of France,
and William I. of England, had each a daughter Cécile... (History of
Christian Names, Yonge, 1884)