EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via Late Latin Cȳrillus, from Ancient Greek Κύριλλος (Kúrillos), from κύριος (kúrios, lord, master).

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Cyril

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek; best known for a ninth century missionary to the Slavs.
    • 1954 P. G. Wodehouse, Over Seventy: An Autobiography with Digressions, Herbert Jenkins (1957), page 35:
      Boxers, too, not so long ago a somewhat uncouth section of the community who were seldom if ever mistaken for members of the Vere de Vere family, have taken on a polish which makes their society a pleasure. They have names like Cyril and Percy and Clarence and live up to them.

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Cyril, from Late Latin Cȳrillus, from Ancient Greek Κύριλλος (Kúrillos), from κύριος (kúrios)

NounEdit

Cyril

  1. a male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Cyril

CzechEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

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Cyril m

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Cyril

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /si.ʁil/
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Cyril ?

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, variant of Cyrille.

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Κύριλλος (Kúrillos).

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Cyril m (genitive Cyrila, nominative plural Cyrilovia, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Cyril

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  • Cyril in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk