Cyril

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

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Cyril

  1. A male given name; 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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Czech[edit]

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Cyril m

  1. A male given name, cognate to Cyril.

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Cyril

  1. A male given name, variant of Cyrille.