Name: Sibley

Origin and Meaning of the Name Sibley

  • Meaning:
    Female prophet
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  • Meaning:
    Female prophet
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  • Pronunciation:
    (SIB lee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Sibley

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    English speaking countries
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    Sibley was very popular in medieval times and comes from from the Greek Sibylla. The original meaning is obscure, but Sibylla was given as a title to several oracles (who were female) and priestesses of the Classical period. The use of Sibley as a surname, as it is often found in modern history, comes directly from it being a personal, or "first", name.

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