Cissy

[ sis-ee ]
/ ˈsɪs i /
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noun

a female given name, form of Cecilia.

Patterson

[ pat-er-suh n ]
/ ˈpæt ər sən /

noun

Eleanor MedillCissy, 1884–1948, U.S. newspaper editor and publisher.
Floyd,1935–2006, U.S. boxer: world heavyweight champion 1956–59, 1960–62.
Frederick Douglass,1901–1988, U.S. educator; founder of United Negro College Fund.
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British Dictionary definitions for cissy

cissy

/ (ˈsɪsɪ) /

noun

a variant spelling of sissy
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Word Origin and History for cissy

cissy

n.

chiefly British English variant of sissy (q.v.).

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