Ciel Origin and Meaning

The name Ciel is a girl's name of French origin meaning "sky".

This simple yet evocative French word name was chosen for her daughter by model Niki Taylor. While Ciel may be pronounced in French with two syllables, many will pronounce it as "seal" and there may be confusion with Celia and sister Ceil.

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Famous People Named Ciel

  • Cheryl Marie "Ciel" BergmanAmerican painter
  • Ciel Taylor Lamar (b. 2009)daughter of model Niki Taylor

Ciel in Pop Culture

  • Cielcharacter in the manga/anime Tsukihime
  • Cielcharacter in the Mega Man Zero video games
  • Ciel Phantomhivemale character in manga/anime Black Butler/Kuroshitsuji
  • Cielhaircare/body products and spas
  • Ciela bottled water company owned by Coca,Cola in Latin America