Other Origin(s):Latin
Meaning:Of Cecilia; The blind one
Shela is a rare respelling of the Irish name Sheila. This pick for baby girls takes inspiration from the Latin name Cecilia, meaning "the blind one." As the patron saint of music, Cecilia continues to bless little ones with vision and foresight, not to mention an unforgettable singing voice. Shela is just one of many variants that have cropped up throughout Europe, with Shyla, Shelia, Shayla, and Selia at its heels. With such a namesake, you can tell baby they're a sight for sore eyes, music to your ears, or positively eye-catching!
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