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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Silke

Name: Silke
Pronunciation: \s(i)-lke, sil-ke\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: blind; sixth
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Silkie, Cilka, Silkya
Similar Names: Sile, Milke, Silken


Silke \s(i)-lke, sil-ke\ as a girl's name is a variant of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh), and the meaning of Silke is "blind; sixth".

The baby name Silke sounds like Silkie, Cilka and Silkya. Other similar baby names are Sile, Milke and Silken.


Silke 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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