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Girl Name: Sybil

Name: Sybil
Pronunciation: \s(y)-bil\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: prophetess, oracle
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Sibel, Sable, Sibyll, Sabilla, Cybilla
Variant forms: Cybele, Cybil, Cybill, Sibell, Sibilla, Sibyl, Sibylla, Sybel, Sybella, Sybelle, Sybill, Sybilla, Sybille
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 693

Description

Sybil \s(y)-bil\ as a girl's name is pronounced SIH-bul. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Sybil is "prophetess, oracle". Variant of Sibyl. Actress Cybill Shepherd.

Sybil has 13 variant forms: Cybele, Cybil, Cybill, Sibell, Sibilla, Sibyl, Sibylla, Sybel, Sybella, Sybelle, Sybill, Sybilla and Sybille.

Baby names that sound like Sybil are Sibel, Sable, Sibyll, Sabilla and Cybilla.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Sybil.

Popularity

Sybil is a very popular first name for women (#693 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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