Gender: Female Pronunciation: seel-ee Meaning of Celie: "blind" Origin of Celie: French variation of Cecilia

Celie Origin and Meaning

The name Celie is a girl's name of French origin meaning "blind".

Attractive, underused name made famous by the heroine of The Color Purple. Still, if you're going to go to Celie, why not go all the way to Celia or Cecelia? You can always use Celie for short.

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Bellaheidi Says:


Ok, maybe I’m too harsh, but Celie makes
me think of seals. It’s cute, but use it as a nickname