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Girl Name: Prescilla

Name: Prescilla
Pronunciation: \pr(es)-cilla, pres(cil)-la\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: ancient, venerable
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Prescill, Precilla
Similar Names: Druscilla, Prysilla, Prisilla, Priscylla, Priscila, Priscella, Pricilla, Pracilla, Percilla


Prescilla \pr(es)-cilla, pres(cil)-la\ as a girl's name is a variant of Priscilla (Latin), and the meaning of Prescilla is "ancient, venerable".

The baby name Prescilla sounds like Prescill and Precilla. Other similar baby names are Druscilla, Prysilla, Prisilla, Priscylla, Priscila, Priscella, Pricilla, Pracilla and Percilla.


Prescilla is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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