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Leila - Meaning of Leila

What does Leila mean?

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[ 2 syll. lei-la, le-ila ] The baby girl name Leila is pronounced LAY-Lah, LEY-Lah or LIY-Lah (English) †. Leila has its origins in the Arabic language. It is used largely in the Arabic, English, German, and Iranian languages. Leila is a variant spelling of the Arabic and English Layla.

A form of Leila is the Arabic, English, German, and Iranian variant spelling Leilah.

See also the related categories, arabic and german.

Leila is popular as a baby girl name. The name has been rising in popularity since the 1990s. At the peak of its usage in 2010, 0.077% of baby girls were given the name Leila. It was #204 in rank then. In 2016, it ranked at #230 with a usage of 0.072%. Out of the family of girl names directly linked to Leila, Layla was the most commonly used. It was 5 times more regularly used than Leila in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Leila include Laela, Laila, Lailah, Layla, Laylah, Leelah, Lejla, Lyla, Lylah, Laasya, Laasyah, Lacee, Lacey, Lachesis, Laci, Lacia, Lacie, Lacy, Lacye, and Lahja.

† Pronunciation for Leila: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

Meaning of Leila Meaning of Leilah Meaning of Layla Meaning of Lyla Meaning of Lila Meaning of Laila Meaning of Lelah Meaning of Lilah Meaning of Lelia Meaning of Lela Meaning of Leilia Meaning of Leela Meaning of Lala Meaning of Delilah Meaning of Lilac Meaning of Adela Meaning of Alida
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