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ˈsɛs əl, ˈsɪs-Ce·cil

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  1. Cecilnoun

    A male given name from Latin.

    John Sumner always called him "Sissy" but other kids called him Cecil or See-sal or Weasil. He didn't mind anything except "Sissy". Every time he heard it he saw red.

  2. Cecilnoun

    A surname.

  3. Etymology: From Latin Caecilius, a Roman family name derived from caecus ("blind"). The surname has absorbed the Old Welsh given name Seisyllt, from Latin Sextilius, from Sextus.


  1. Cecil

    Cecil is a village in Shawano County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 570 at the 2010 census. The village was named after a railroad man, Cecil Leavitt when the Railroad was finished in 1884.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cecil in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cecil in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. Nelson Mandela:

    By combining our name with that of Cecil John Rhodes in this initiative is to signal a closing of the circle and a coming together of two strands in our history.

  2. Johnny Rodrigues:

    The saddest part of all is that, now that Cecil is dead, the next lion in the hierarchy, Jericho will most likely kill all Cecil's cubs so that he can insert his own bloodline into the females, this is standard procedure for lions.

  3. Johnny Rodrigues:

    They went hunting at night with a spotlight, and they spotted Cecil, they tied a dead animal to their vehicle to lure Cecil out of the park, and they scented an area about half a kilometer from the park.

  4. Steve Taylor:

    This guy was a really successful guide, and he died by a lion. And I think that’s the Cecil Effect. Guides in Zimbabwe are petrified of having the world turn on them.

  5. Fungai Machirori:

    If we're going to talk about Cecil in a balanced manner, we need to talk about the environment that Cecil and Zimbabweans inhabit, to be honest, Cecil, among most people who are highly read and highly knowledgeable about the context of Zimbabwe, was not a very topical issue until there was an international sort of perspective on it.

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