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Gender: F Meaning of Cecelia: "blind" Origin of Cecelia: Latin Cecelia's Popularity in 2013: #552

Cecelia, with this spelling, is getting new attention as the name of Jim and Pam's baby on The Office -- and also the name of actress Jenna Fischer's newborn niece. A spelling variation of Cecilia that has a gently old-fashioned feel and several appealing short forms, including Celia, Celie, and, as on the TV show, Cece.

Famous People Named Cecelia

Cecelia Anastasia Holland - American novelist
Cecelia Ager - American film critic
Cecelia Ahern - Irish Author
Cecilia Beaux - American portraitist
Cecelia "CeCe" Frey - American singer

Pop Culture References for the Name Cecelia

Cecilia "Cece" Meyers - character on the TV show New Girl
Cecelia Monk-Supporting character in the film Crossing Delancy who pronounced it Ca-chill-ya.
Cecelia Trevenen, character from What Real Life Is

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