Name: Cecilia

Origin and Meaning of the Name Cecilia

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    (seh SEE lee ah)
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    Saint Cecilia, patroness of music, was martyred in the third century. Cťcilia Sarkozy is the wife of current French president Nicolas Sarkozy.

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