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Gender: Female Meaning of Silke: "blind one" Origin of Silke: German diminutive of Cecilia or Celia

Silke Origin and Meaning

The name Silke is a girl's name of German origin meaning "blind one".

Also spelled Zilke, Silke is a common short form for variations of Cecilia and Celia found in Germany. Pronunciation is silk-uh.

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Zelliew Says:

2015-06-18T10:16:31

I prefer Celia

Catastroffy Says:

2014-12-23T10:53:13

Oooh. How interesting.

Daphodil Says:

2014-12-02T14:32:02

It's pronounced 'silk-uh' :)

maimouse Says:

2014-12-02T13:26:15

In Denmark (where this name is pretty common and literally means "silk", it's pronounced like this: https://translate.google.co... (listen to the Danish version) I hope that helps.

Zoey_Artemisia Says:

2014-12-02T08:51:25

How's this even pronounced? Is it with a silent 'e' or like Silky or am I far off?