Priscilla is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Latin’ origin. The baby name Priscilla means “Old-Time”.
Origin of the name is: “Latin”
Priscilla is a Girl name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “pri + SIL + a”
Priscilla Name Meaning:
Priscilla originates in Latin language and means “old-time, ancient”. It is a variation of Prisca, ultimately derived from a family name Priscus. In English-speaking countries it has been used as a given name since the 17th century. Priscilla appears in the Bible as Aquila’s wife, as well as in Edmund Spenser’s The Faerie Queen.
It is a Christian baby name.
Variations or similar name:
Prissy, Prysilla, Cilla, Prissie, Pris, Priscella
Famous people with this name:
Priscilla, Biblical missionary married to Aquila;
Priscilla Mullins Alden, wife of American Plymouth colonist John Alden;
(Elizabeth) Priscilla Cooper Tyler, acting First Lady of the U.S. as daughter-in-law of President John Tyler;
Priscilla Jane Owens (1829-1899), hymnist;
Priscilla Lexandro, French-American daughter of Khloe Lexandro;
Priscilla Ann Presley, American actress; ex-wife of Elvis;
Priscilla Marie “CeCe” Winans, American gospel singer ;
Priscilla Morrill, American actress;
Priscilla Natalie Ahn, American singer/songwriter ;
Priscilla Chan, American physician; wife of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ;
Priscilla Richman Owen, U.S. federal judge;
Priscilla Martel, American baker and cookbook author;
Priscilla Lane, American singer/actress of The Lane Sisters;
Priscilla Florencio, Brazilian pop singer;
Priscilla Lopez, American singer and actress;
Prescillia “Priscilla” Betti, French singer and actress;
Priscilla Marie Pointer, American actress;
Priscilla Kemble, English stage actress;
Priscilla Horton, English stage actress;
Priscilla Chan (Wai-han), Hong Kong pop singer;
Priscilla Barnes, American actress;
Priscilla “Cilla” Robertson, daughter of Jep and Jessica Robertson of reality TV’s “Duck Dynasty”;
Priscilla Lee Taylor, American model, actress & Playboy Playmate