Name: Ceylon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ceylon

  • Meaning:
    Sri Lanka
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (SAY lahn); (say LAHN)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Ceylon)
  • Rating:
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Miscellaneous Info for Ceylon

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    "Ceylon" is an Anglicized version of the Portuguese name for Sri Lanka, "Ceil„o." Ceylon is used as a first name almost exclusively in the U.S.

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Popularity Rank of Ceylon (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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