Cecil

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Cec·​il | \ ˈse-səl How to pronounce Cecil (audio) , ˈsi- \

Definition of Cecil

 (Entry 1 of 5)

(Edgar Algernon) Robert 1864–1958 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood \ ˈchel-​ˌwu̇d How to pronounce Cecil (audio) \ English statesman

Cecil

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Definition of Cecil (Entry 2 of 5)

Lord (Edward Christian) David 1902–1986 English biographer

Cecil

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Definition of Cecil (Entry 3 of 5)

Robert 1563–1612 1st Earl of Salisbury and 1st Viscount Cranborne \ ˈkran-​ˌbȯrn How to pronounce Cecil (audio) \ English statesman

Cecil

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Definition of Cecil (Entry 4 of 5)

Robert Arthur Talbot Gas*coyne- \ ˈga-​ˌskȯin How to pronounce Cecil (audio) \ 1830–1903 3rd Marquis of Salisbury \ ˈsȯlz-​b(ə-​)rē How to pronounce Cecil (audio) , ˈsälz-​ \ English statesman

Cecil

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Definition of Cecil (Entry 5 of 5)

William 1520–1598 1st Baron Burgh*ley or Burleigh \ ˈbər-​lē How to pronounce Cecil (audio) \ English statesman

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“Cecil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cecil. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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