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ˈʃi ləsheila

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  1. sheilanoun

    A woman.

  2. Sheilanoun

    A female given name from Irish.

    Were English girls not good enough for him that he must needs come up and take away Sheila Mackenzie, and keep her there in the South.

  3. Etymology: From Sheila.


  1. Sheila

    Sheila (alternatively spelled Shelagh and Sheelagh) is a common feminine given name, derived from the Irish name Síle, which is believed to be a Gaelic form of the Latin name Caelia, the feminine form of the Roman clan name Caelius, meaning 'heavenly'.


  1. Sheila

    Sheila is a French pop singer, who became successful as a solo artist in the 1960s and 1970s and later fronted a disco act called Sheila and B. Devotion. Her stage name "Sheila" came from the title of her first release, a French cover version of the American hit by Tommy Roe.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Sheila' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3965

Anagrams for Sheila »

  1. Elisha

  2. hailse

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sheila in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sheila in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Sheila in a Sentence

  1. Matthew Tuohy:

    I think that the case against Sheila Kelly is extremely weak, it is purely speculation and conjecture at this point.

  2. Sheila Curren:

    Richard was ebullient. He was loving, what do Sheila Curren say in a moment like that ? He was perfect.

  3. Sheila Pierson:

    You should rely on multiple news sources, it's difficult when Sheila Pierson're only looking at one person's view of a drug.

  4. Bill Wiese and Debbi Curran:

    The last seven years have been incredibly long and stressful for us and our entire family, we have been simultaneously mourning the loss of our beautiful sister Sheila, keeping her spirit alive, assisting in the quest for justice and advocating for the wellbeing of Stella, Sheila’s granddaughter.Sheila can no longer speak for herself so we have become her voice.

  5. Mayte Garcia:

    I think I might just stay home with my daughter and my dogs, sheila E. is having a little get together, and I'm thinking about it. I don't know how I'm going to feel.

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