Examples from the Web for celia
Sex,” Celia says after overhearing tenants going at it, “could fragment into clichés.
His lovely wife, who is also a formidable actress, Celia, has lent it to me for a couple of months, and I do really love it.
Celia Eydeland, 17Piano since 7, played at Carnegie Hall, music honors program.
After their first readings, we immediately knew we had found our Celia and Elizabeth, respectively.
There was a true, transformative experience when Jessica started reading the role of Celia.
And Celia and Denny, who had been thinking of bursting into tears, took example by her and auntie, and tried to look cheerful.The Adventures of Herr Baby|Mrs. Molesworth
Bobby they called the Guide; while Celia was assigned the duty of announcing the resting-places.The Adventures of Bobby Orde|Stewart Edward White
Yes, I heard Celia say that he was starting for Naples this evening at six o'clock.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
"Come in," I call impatiently, and Celia finds me absolutely in the throes.Once a Week|Alan Alexander Milne
She saw Adele draw down the blinds of the carriage, and very carefully, very secretly, Celia began to work her hands behind her.At the Villa Rose|A. E. W. Mason
Word Origin and History for celia
fem. proper name, from Italian Celia, from Latin Caelia, fem. of Caelius, name of a Roman gens. Sheila is a variant.