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Priscilla

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Meaning of Priscilla
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  • The girl's name Priscilla is of Latin origin, and its meaning is "ancient, venerable".

    Priscilla and her husband Aquila were friends and assistants of Paul, who stayed in their house at Corinth for eighteen months.

    Saint Prisca was a woman who lived in Roman times. At the age of 13, she was tortured and beheaded because she refused to give up her Christian faith. She was later made into a saint and martyr for the Catholic Church.

  •  This name come from the Latin Prisca, a feminine form of Priscus, which is a Roman surname derived from priscus -ancient, primitive.

  • Priscilla is a delicate name that means YOUNG, BEAUTIFUL, AND TROUBLEMAKER.

  • Diminutive form of the Latin Prisca, a feminine form of Priscus, which is a Roman surname derived from priscus (ancient, primitive).

  • Priscilla name was borne from the 1st century Saint Prisca, a young woman martyred under Claudius II. This name was mostly adopted from English Puritans in the 17th century and it saw a revival in the 19th century. Priscilla is the feminine from of the En

Famous Name Priscilla

  • Priscilla Barnes

    Before she made it big on Three's Company, Barnes was a beauty pageant contestant. During her teens she aspired to be a dancer. One of her earliest roles was a minor role in the horror film Tintorera. During a Hollywood Bowl performance, she fell off the stage, fracturing her jaw and breaking her leg, and putting a lid on her dancing career. Barnes eventually turned to acting and appeared on TV shows such as

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Variant and Rhyming Names

Variant Baby Names of Priscilla:

Cilla, Percilla, Pracilla, Precilla, Prescill, Prescilla, Pricila, Pricilla, Pris, Prisca, Cilla, Percilla, Pracilla, Precilla, Prescill

Rhyming Names of Priscilla: 

Priscilla with popular German Surnames

Priscilla Fink,   Priscilla Straub,   Priscilla Reiter,   Priscilla Sch,   Priscilla Lorenz

Priscilla Name also appears in following Origin(s): Hebrew

Priscilla also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, Biblical, British, Chinese

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Loving female voice

Yes, this is a true and a known fact that babies love the sound and voice of a female and prefer the same over the voice of the male. This might be the reason why babies are more close to their age during infancy.

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When new born babies are born, their hearing power is not complete i.e. 100%. The middle ear of the infant is filled with fluid which makes only partial hearing possible. Also, they are able easily able to recognize the voice of their mother.

  • What does the name Priscilla mean? :

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