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

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Girl Name: Sissy

Name: Sissy
Pronunciation: \s(is)-sy\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Latin
Related Names: Cecily, Cicely
Sounds Like: Sessy, Susy
Variant forms: Cissee, Cissey, Cissi, Cissie, Cissy, Sissee, Sissey, Sissie


Sissy \s(is)-sy\ as a girl's name. Diminutive form of Cecilia (Latin) "blind one". Also a common nickname for a sister. Actress Sissy Spacek.

Sissy has 8 variant forms: Cissee, Cissey, Cissi, Cissie, Cissy, Sissee, Sissey and Sissie.

For more information, see also related names Cecily and Cicely.

Baby names that sound like Sissy are Sessy and Susy.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Sissy.


Sissy 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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