Sesilia Name Meaning & Origin

Sesilia

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Origin of the name Cecilia:

Feminine form of Cecil, which is derived from Caecilius, an old Roman family name, which has its root in the Latin caecus (blind, dim-sighted). The name was borne by a 3rd-century Christian who founded a church in the Trastevere section of Rome. During the 6th century, a story of her life was written and she was henceforth venerated as a martyr. She is regarded as the patron saint of musicians.

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Selia, SiSi, Lia

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Latin, "blind"
An alternate etymology of Sesilia can be from a Welsh name Seissylt meaning "sixth".
Actually translates to "caecilian" from Indonesian. Caecilians are amphibians lacking legs.

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