Cecil definition

  • others:
    • Cecil, (Edgar Algernon) Robert. Very first Viscount Cecil of Chelwood. 1864-1958. Brit public-official whom helped draft the League of Nations Covenant and was president of this League of Nations Union (1923-1945). He won the 1937 Nobel Peace reward.
    • Cecil, Robert. Very first Viscount Cranborne and Very first Earl of Salisbury. 1563?-1612. English statesman which assisted secure the throne for James I following the death of Elizabeth I (1603).
    • Cecil, Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne. Third Marquis of Salisbury. 1830-1903. Uk politician who was simply international minister under Benjamin Disraeli and prime minister (1885-1892 and 1895-1902).
    • Cecil, William. First Baron Burghley or Burleigh. 1520-1598. English statesman and chief agent to Elizabeth we. He persuaded the queen to execute Mary Queen of Scots.
  • proper-noun:
    • A male offered name.
    • A surname.

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