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Girl Name: Shelia

Name: Shelia
Pronunciation: \sh(e)-lia\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: blind
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Shalia, Shella, Shela, Sheilia
Similar Names: Selia, Seelia, Sheria, Phelia, Shelisa
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 374


Shelia \sh(e)-lia\ as a girl's name is a variant of Sheila (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Shelia is "blind".

The baby name Shelia sounds like Shalia, Shella, Shela and Sheilia. Other similar baby names are Selia, Seelia, Sheria, Phelia and Shelisa.


Shelia is a very popular first name for women (#374 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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