Cecilia Surname History
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The nationality of Cecilia can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Cecilia may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Cecilia Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Cecilia come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Cecilia originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Cecilia Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Names like Cecilia change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Cecilia were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Cecilia. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Cecilia family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Cecilia Family Tree
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- Maria Cecilia Camacho 1953 - ?
- Princess Margaret Stewart of Scotland (CECILIA) Stewart, Princess of Scotland 1450 - 1512
- Adeline De La Lister-Kaye Feld 1881 - ?
- Francina Cecilia Du preez
- Hester Cecilia Maria Smit
- Anna Cecilia Oosthuizen
- Celia (Cecilia) Kent 1803 - 1840
- Mother Of Cecilia unknown Seymour 1315 - ?
- Lady Mary Cecilia Bowes-Lyon Colman 1932 - present
- Lady Cecilia Bowes-Lyon Harrington 1912 - 1947