Priscilla Name Meaning

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Priscilla

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Meaning of Priscilla
Ancient
Origin of name 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 Horton

    was a popular English singer and actress, known for her role as Ariel in W. C. Macready's production of The Tempest in 1838 and "fairy" burlesques at Covent Garden Theatre. Later, she was known, along with her husband, Thomas German Reed, for creating the family-friendly German Reed Entertainments. There, she was a mentor to W. S. Gilbert, and her performances inspired Gilbert to create some of his famous contralto roles.

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Variant Baby Names of Priscilla:

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

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

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

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  • What does the name Priscilla mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Ancient in German. Priscilla also named in American, Biblical, Australian, Chinese, Danish for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Priscilla. What does the name Priscilla mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Priscilla. History of name and famous personality with Priscilla will help to update our database and other website users.

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    Priscilla Mitchell

    was an American country music singer.Ms Mitchell was a Rock 'n' Roll singer in in the 1950s and became most popular as a duet performer when she cut a string of duet recordings in the 1960s with country singer Roy Drusky. Drusky and Mitchell recorded a se

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