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Cecile

[si-seel] /sɪˈsil/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Cecilia.
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  • Hitherto Cecile had come between him and all hard times; hitherto, whatever hardships there were to bear, Cecile had borne them.

  • You are no doubt aware that they treated Cecile just the same.

    Fruitfulness Emile Zola
  • "But you said we could not get in without you," said Cecile.

  • Cecile's eyes were upon him, her glance hardening as she observed these signs.

    The Trampling of the Lilies Rafael Sabatini
  • "Toby, take me home; take me back to Cecile and Joe," said the boy.

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