Meaning and Origin of Cirilo - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Cirilo

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Italian : Lordly
  • Greek : Lordly

Family name origins & meanings:

  • Spanish : from the personal name Cirilo, from Latin Cyrillus from Greek Kyrillos meaning ‘of the Lord’. This name was borne by a large number of early saints, most notably the theologians Cyril of Alexandria and Cyril of Jerusalem. It was also the name of one of the Greek evangelists who took Christianity to the Slavic regions of eastern Europe.