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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cilla

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Diminutive of Priscilla

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Cilla

Cilla Black was a singer, television presenter, actress, and author. She was most active from 1963 to 2015. Cilla was given the name Priscilla Maria Veronica White on May 27th, 1943 in Vauxhall, Liverpool, England. She left this life on August 1st, 2015.


Cilla Kung is an actor and model (people). Her career lasted from 2007 to 2007. Cilla was born on July 22nd, 1986. Cilla is also known as Sui Mai Mai.


Cilla was given the name Priscilla Snowball .


Cilla McQueen is a poet. Cilla was given the name Priscilla Muriel McQueen on January 22nd, 1949 in Birmingham.


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Popularity of Cilla as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cilla U.S.
  White 86.09% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 11.30% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cilla

People with the last name Cilla are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Cilla

  • How Popular is the name Cilla? Cilla is the 51,885th most popular name of all time. As a last name Cilla was the 144,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Cilla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37 babies born with the first name Cilla in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cilla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Cilla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Cilla is Tuesday, July 1st, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Cilla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cilla was in 1907 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Cilla: Your name in reverse order is Allic. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lical. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cilla? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 115 people with the last name Cilla.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cilla? Cilla is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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